ORVIS ENCOUNTER SPIN/FLY COMBO: 7'0" 5WT / 2-6LB TEST
Orvis Encounter Spin/Fly Combos include the complete Orvis Encounter Fly Rod Outfit: Encounter Fly Rod, Encounter Fly Reel, quality WF floating fly line, Dacron backing, and tapered leader. Then just remove the lower section and replace it with the Encounter spinning reel bottom section, loaded with clear monofilament. Now it's a spinning rod! Replace the bottom section with the fly reel and now it's a fly rod! Both reels come properly rigged with the proper lines and included is an Orvis travel case to hold it all.
The Orvis Encounter Spin/Fly Combo is the best of both worlds and easily converts from a spinning rod, into to a fly rod, and back again. You will be prepared for anything with this innovative package. This is the perfect choice for anglers that want to catch fish, no matter where they go. This combo outfit is ideal for targeting trout, panfish, and bass. Featuring Orvis Encounter technology, this rod is surprisingly smooth and easy to cast, with a progressive medium-fast action ideal for any angler. The Encounter fly rod 5wt will make delicate dry fly presentations, is a great rod for nymphing, and will throw smaller streamers and bass bugs. Simply change out the lower section and the spinning rod fire lures anywhere you want. This is the perfect spin/fly combo for the avid angler that wants to "do whatever it takes" to catch fish all the time. Pick up an Encounter Spin/Fly Combo and discover "Affordable Awesomeness!"
- Easily converts from a spin rod to a fly rod
- Includes lower section with Encounter Fly Reel
- Includes lower section with conventional spin reel
- Quality reel seats and components
- Includes Orvis carry case
- Limited Orvis Warranty for defects and craftmanship
The Orvis Encounter II Fly Reel is attractive, rugged, and most importantly, has a beefy drag system. These reels are constructed to take plenty of abuse and still perform smoothly. Encounter reels feature a large arbor design to retrieve line faster and help keep line memory free.
Easily converted to either left or right-hand retrieve, Encounter fly reels have a positive click drag knob for consistent settings every time. Whether you're looking for your first large arbor, fishing on a budget, or want a spare or two in the bag, the new Encounter II Large Arbor can handle anything a machined reel can, and is a great performance value in entry level reels. Orvis Encounter is a perfect choice for an affordable reel with an excellent drag system.
- Attractive, durable composite frame and spool
- Large arbor for fast line retrieval
- Powerful disc drag system
- Easily converted to either left or right-hand retrieve
- Positive click drag knob for consistent settings every time