Why would we take the world's best fly rod and change it? The answer is simple. We're driven by constant improvement. Put this rod in your hands and feel the rush. You'll completely understand.
Is fly fishing a worthwhile endeavor? Is it important, on more than an emotional level? The truth is, when you're trying to fit a size 18 fly into a feeding lane halfway across the river, the answer to that question really won't matter. The only thing you'll be thinking about is putting your fly on target. Count on the Helios 2 5-weight 8'6'' fast action fly rod to help you get it there. Proudly made in Manchester, Vermont, USA.
Features of the Helios 2:
20% stronger than the original Helios
20% lighter in hand
100% increase in tip-impact strength
Fine-tuned tapers for unrivaled tracking, accuracy, and lifting power