Helios 2 6-weight 10' Fly Rod—Tip Flex

A specialty fly rod that gives you more control while fishing large rivers.

Details

  • 3⅜ oz. 4-piece
  • 10' 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 for light steelhead work throughout the Great Lakes. It's for covering as much water as possible on large, western rivers. It's for protecting your tippet as a brown trout shakes its head in dismay. It's for a little extra reach when controlling your line. It's for tangling with bass and large bushy poppers. The 6-weight 10' Helios 2 is built for many things; mostly, it's built for you. It's up to you to figure out just where you need it. Proudly made in Manchester, Vermont. USA.

Rod outfit includes:

  • Helios 2 106-4 Tip-Flex Fly Rod
  • Mirage III Reel - Black nickel
  • Hydros WF6 line
  • 125 yards of 20lb Dacron backing
  • Rod tube
  • Learn more about personalizing this fly rod.
    Allow 3 extra days for delivery.

    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 10' Fly Rod—Tip Flex $850
    • Outfit - includes Mirage III reel, Hydros WF6 line $1,404 
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