Redington Vapen Red Fly Rod

Redington Vapen Red Fly Rod 1

Drop Ship Yes
Ship Days in 3-5 days
Backorderable Available
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Redington Vapen Red Fly Rod Reviews

Overall Positive, Fun Rod Review by Todd
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Posted on 10/9/14
I've been using the Vapen Red since it was first released for predominately fishing the Snake River in Jackson WY, the occasional tributary trip, and even on a few small pike in Northern Michigan. I even pulled out a 20 inch Cutthroat on Flatcreek using a 10" leader and size 18 fly.

The has been an excellent all-around rod, but in my experience isn't exactly great at everything. For me it's been an excellent fit using the 5-weight for almost every situation I come into, it was even fun chasing little brookie's in Utah's Cottonwood Canyons. If you're looking for a specialized rod for soft presentations, chucking streamers, or ripping roll-casts with double nymphs and weight, I would look at rods designed specifically for those functions, but if you're looking for a powerful, all around rod that IS comfortable to hold, check out the Vapen!

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