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G Loomis Rod Highlights and Reviews

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We had a G Loomis demo night earlier this week, and had a chance to cast many of the new rods in their lineup. G Loomis isn’t on a lot of fly fishing folks’ radar, but if you’re in the market for a new rod you should definitely take a look at them. There were a ton of rods that were awesome, but these are the ones we thought were the highlights!

Asquith 9′ 8 weightThis thing is a rocket! We cast this rod with a Scientific Anglers Sonar Titan Clear Tip line, and were seriously impressed. You...

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Dakota Angler Spring Cleaning Sale – March 3rd, 2018!

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Dakota Angler Spring Cleaning Sale!

Come down to the shop this Saturday, March 3rd for some of the best deals of the year on fly fishing equipment, clothing, flies, rods, reels, and fly tying materials! We’ll have both new and used equipment for sale, as well as fantastic deals on fly tying materials and flies. This is going to be the biggest sale of the year, and one you definitely don’t want to miss out on!

We’re liquidating some of our guide rods and reels, so if you’re looking for a screaming deal on some used gear we’ve got you...

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Echo Carbon XL Fly Rod Overview

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Echo hit the ball out of the park with their new series of Carbon XL Fly Rods. There’s a lot of options out these days for the value-minded fly angler, but Echo has been at the forefront of fly rod design in the $100-$250 range for quite some time now. The new Carbon XL fly rods are incredibly light, medium-fast action rods that will do just about everything you need to do on a trout stream. This series of rods comes in a full range of sizes, ranging from a 2 weight that’s perfect for small stream dry flies to a...

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New Redington Rods and Reels for 2018

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Redington has been a leader in the value-minded fly fishing tackle industry for a number of years, and they’ve kept the innovation going this year with new rods and reels at fantastic prices. They’ve come out with a line of rods that are their new flagship model, and an innovative new reel design that allows you to customize the look of your reel with a number of different designs!

Redington Crux

The Redington Crux is Redington’s premier offering, coming in a full range of lengths and weights to cover just about every fishing situation...

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Epic Fly Rod Building Class

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Epic fiberglass fly rods are some of the finest rods we’ve ever cast, and the ready-to-wrap kits make building a rod a breeze even if you’ve never done it before. The kits come with absolutely everything you need right down to the china marker to mark on the rod. These are some of the most fantastic fiberglass fly rods out there, and are some of the most fun rods we’ve ever fished. For fishing the small streams of the Black Hills, these are the perfect rod!

While fiberglass fly rods are considered by many folks to be primitive, these aren’t the...

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