Originally Posted by jmrf
I need some recommendations. I'm looking for a very short rod to fish a tiny spring creek. It has speckled trout in it. It is a very tight area. Lots of trees and brush. I have a Hardy Flyweight reel that i will use on it. I was thinking a 2 or 3 wt, medium-fast action, between 6.5' and 7.5'. I don't need to spend a fortune but at the same time I want a quality rod. Any good ideas?
Don't rule out glass rods for that size. Diamondbacks Diamondglass would be one to think about. Steffan Bros. and McFarland are others. A glass rod is slower than plastic and a glass 6'er will load better than a graphite 6'er.