Are you looking for a new outdoor activity? You may want to look into fly fishing! Fly fishing is a great activity that enhances relaxation, produces beautiful scenery and teaches you patience. The first thing to do is start your research on the fly fishing gear and training that you will to acquire for the […]
Most people don’t realize about bamboo fly fishing rods that are made of one hundred percent natural bamboo and metal reinforcements. These bamboo rods have a strength as well as a way of bending in a natural way that makes them ideal for catching any type of fish. These particular fishing rods are considered to […]
Ultralight fishing is by far one of the best ways to catch a large number of fish, ranging in species from catfish, sunfish, crappie, bass, and so many more. There are a bunch of reasons why ultra light fishing has taken off, and continues to gain popularity as each year passes.
When people conjure up images of ultralight fishing, they often imagine whippy rods and sewing thread sized lines, and while this is true partly, it is still a far stretch. The types of lines and the rods being used today have advanced dramatically in terms of the technology being used, as well as the materials being used to construct this fishing equipment.
So what exactly are telescoping ultralight fishing rods/combos? We’ll get there one step at a time, let’s just start with the rod first. This rod is usually made up of 4-6 pieces, and they are tapered from end to end before the rod is assembled. This allows the rod to collapse into itself, when you push on the end of it.
The question “What length Ultralight Fishing Rods should I be using?” comes up very often accross internet forums that I frequent. The answer isn’t easy however. There are a few things to consider when it comes to length and ultralight fishing rods. If you haven’t yet, take a look at our other post, What Makes A Quality Ultralight Fishing Rod.