The Winston Nimbus fly rods are a completely new design inspired by their premium Boron rods. Using the same multi-modulus graphite as Winston Boron rods, along with versatile mid-tip flex tapers, the Winston Nimbus provides an incredibly smooth action, with a progressive power that is truly a pleasure to cast. Winston Nimbus rods perfectly balance finesse with power to excel in the most challenging situations. Offered in a full range of freshwater, saltwater, and spey models, these rods are finished in a beautiful Big Sky Blue color and sport premium componentry and Winstons signature handwritten inscription. Proudly designed and hand crafted in Twin Bridges, MT, the Nimbus is simply the best all-graphite fly rod on the market.
This Nimbus 5wt 8'6" fly rod is the perfect choice as your primary all purpose trout rod for almost any situation. This may be the best casting all-graphite 5wt on the market, with the Winston trademark smoothness and responsive line feel. The Nimbus 5wt will present a dry fly with delicate precision at 70ft, throw a nymph rig with ease, and toss streamers with accuracy. It also excels fishing for smallmouth bass. This versatile 5wt will cover most fishing situations for trout or smallmouth, and has ample power whenever you need to go long distance.
- Lightweight, ultra-smooth casting
- Multi modulus graphite delivers a progressive fast-action
- Beautiful Big Sky Blue impact resistant finish
- Chrome nanolite stripper guides with friction reducing light wire snake guides
- Beautiful frosted white anodized aluminum reel seat with burled wood insert
- Grey aluminum tube with Winston signature logo
- Each Nimbus rod is hand-crafted in Twin Bridges, MT
- Backed by the Winston Lifetime Warranty