Built for the hardcore angler, yet priced with frugality in mind, the Encounter rod series combines state-of-the-art rod design with a smooth, crisp performance - packaged with a large arbor Encounter reel, weight-forward floating line, backing, and leader. Just add a fly and you're ready to go fly fishing.
Key Features :
- 4 pce Orvis Encounter Rod
- Matching Orvis Encounter Fly Reel
- Fly reel loaded with an Orvis floating fly line, backing and tapered leader
- Supplied in a protective hard rod tube
8ft 6in #5 4pce : is the best all round freshwater rod for trout fishing and it’s the perfect first rod for any fly angler, particularly for those targeting smaller rivers and lakes.
9ft 0in #5 4pce : is the perfect backup rod for an experienced travelling angler, or great for new anglers on smaller lakes and rivers.
9ft 0in #6 4pce : is another great all rounder, well suited to those slightly larger fisheries.
9ft 6in #6 4pce : is a powerful rod with the extra length that's perfect for larger waters and reaching out on long mends or for nymphing.
9ft 0in #8 4pce : has all the power and performance anyone could ask at a great price. It’s a great backup rod, or a perfect heavier starter outfit for sea trout, small salmon rivers, sea bass or even reservoir trout.
10ft 0in #7 4pce : promises smooth, crisp performance - packaged with a large arbor Encounter reel, weight-forward floating line, backing, and leader. *The 10ft #7 also includes two additional size IV spools with Intermediate and Full Sinking Type III fly lines, backing, and leaders.
Buying Guides & Advice
Size/Variant No. Pieces Line Rating Handle Type Length Price 8ft 6in #5 4pce 4 #5 Half Wells 8ft 6in 169.00 9ft 0in #5 4pce 4 #5 Half Wells 9ft 0in 169.00 9ft 6in #6 4pce 4 #6 Full Wells 9ft 6in 169.00 9ft 0in #8 4pce 4 #8 Full Wells 9ft 0in 169.00 9ft 0in #6 4pce 4 #6 Half Wells 9ft 0in 169.00 10ft 0in #7 4pce 4 #7 Half Wells 10ft 0in 269.00