Looking for a solid, Alaska-tested and proven rod package for a very affordable amount? Check out this complete rod & reel package that features the Echo Ion XL rod and Redington Behemoth reel. Available in 6 weight through mighty king salmon 10 weight.
“Alaska Ready” Salmon & Steelhead Package
$399.99 – $429.99
An Echo Ion XL 9 foot 4-piece rod is matched with a Redington Behemoth reel and a top end Premier Rio Grand weight forward floating line. Very solid gear that will serve you well.
The Echo Ion XL rod is fast action, stout, and powerful enough to do battle with all variety of salmon.
The reel is the formidable Redington Behemoth. The Behemoth is a cast aluminum reel that features a large arbor for quick line pickup and a massive disc drag that will hold up to heavy usage. We line the 6, 7 and 8 weights packages with a Premier Rio Grand weight forward floating line. It works beautifully with the Echo Ion XL and will last for years. On the 9 and 10 weight packages we go with a Rio Predator WF floating fly line that is designed to cast big flies with ease. All packages come with a 9′ tapered salmon steelhead leader.
The rod comes with a Cordura-covered PVC rod case and the reel has a padded case as well. We will spool up the reel so when it arrives you are ready to tie on a fly and go fishing!
Rod and Reel have a Lifetime Guarantee.
This package ships free in the U.S.
Brad Elfers has been a fly fishing & river guide in Alaska since 1993.He opened Alaska Fly Fishing Goods in 1998.
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