Re: About Your Rod;
Originally Posted by racine
this is a great post i wish i'd read 10 years ago when i started fishing the pacific nw. Then a few local seasoned fly fisherman in puget sound would tell me i needed to invest in a good #8/9 sage and good lamson to catch steelhead. I debated whether to spend $700+ for a new outfit given the advice that i "...may not see or even feel a tug from one in a given 8 hour day on a rain/snow soaked river...maybe not even for the first 5 days i attempted..." i had a couple of 6 wts i now know i could have used. You're a great example of the old saying "...it's not about the arrow as much as it is about the indian..." thanks for the great sage advice...
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