Helios 2 6-weight 9' Fly Rod—Tip Flex

Tackle big rivers with this 6wt. with fighting butt. Made in USA.

Details

  • 3 oz. 4-piece
  • 9' 6-wt.
  • Tip Flex
  • 20% stronger than the original Helios
  • 20% lighter in hand
  • 100% increase in tip-impact strength
  • Fine-tuned tapers for unrivaled tracking, accuracy, and lifting power
  • Rod tube
  • Backed by our 25-year guarantee
  • It's built for throwing heavy streamers from a drift boat, yet it excels on the bonefish flats of Eleuthera. It's designed to handle big nymph rigs, yet places hoppers within inches of the bank. It's the Helios 2 6-weight 9' fly rod, and it's pleased to meet you. Light and agile, with reserve power in spades, this big-game H2 6wt. with a fighting butt will stare down stripers, steelhead, bass, and bonefish without the slightest hesitation. You'll be glad it's on your side. Proudly made in Manchester, Vermont. USA.

    Rod outfit includes:

  • Helios 2 6-weight 9' Fly Rod—Tip Flex
  • Mirage III in Pewter
  • Hydros WF 6 Saltwater All Rounder
  • 125 yds. of 20 lb. Dacron backing
  • Rod Tube

Reviews

Awards

Best in Class, as judged by the Gear Institute, 2012.
Recipient of an Editor's Choice Award from Fly Fusion magazine, 2012.
Winner of Fly Fisherman magazine's Best New Rod Series award, 2013.
Winner of Men's Journal Gear of the Year Award, 2012.
Winner of American Angler's Gear of the Year Award as one of the best new fly-fishing products chosen by the magazine's editorial staff.
Trout and Salmon Recommends for 2013. Recipient of "Recommended for 2013" award from Trout & Salmon magazine.
Gray’s Best is considered one of the most prestigious sporting product awards and is chosen by the editors and staff at Gray’s Sporting Journal.
Winner of the Trident Fly Fishing Poseidon Award and the 2014 5-weight Shootout.
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  • Helios 2 6-weight 9' Tip Flex Saltwater Fly Rod $850
  • Outfit - Includes Mirage III reel, Hydros WF 6 Saltwater All Rounder line $1,504 
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