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Fly Fishing Pine Bluff AR

Local resource for fly fishing in Pine Bluff. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to fly fishing gear and apparel, fly fishing stores, bait and tackle shops, fly fishing guides and fly fishing lessons, as well as advice and content on fly fishing services and resources.

Ron`s Pawns
(870) 879-0252
2408 South Camden Road
Pine Bluff, AR
 
Hunter`s Headquarters
(870) 534-8591
10 South West Plaza
Pine Bluff, AR
 
Pawnco
(870) 879-0444
3900 Miramar Drive
Pine Bluff, AR
 
Money Mart Pawn Inc
(870) 536-1414
1225 East Harding Avenue
Pine Bluff, AZ
 
Warriner`s Garage
(870) 534-7321
312 East Harding Avenue
Pine Bluff, AR
 
Blake Street Pawn Shop
(870) 535-1511
1200 South Blake Street
Pine Bluff, AR
 
Mr Parts Stores Inc
(870) 879-3333
3801 Camden Road
Pine Bluff, AZ
 
Tackle Box
(870) 534-1498
1517 South Ohio Street
Pine Bluff, AR
 
Money Corner
(870) 534-1621
621 South Ohio Street
Pine Bluff, AZ
 
JCPenney
(870) 534-6931
2901 Pines Mall Dr Ste A
Pine Bluff, AR
 

Fly Rod Length

Choosing a fly rod length is a relatively easy decision and quite dependent on where you will be fishing. If you will be fishing a small mountain stream or spring creek with a lot of cover, then a smaller rod will be necessary. On the flip side, if you’ll be fishing medium to large streams and rivers, then a longer fly rod will be in order because it will allow for longer casts and greatly improved line mending. For trout fishing on medium sized rivers or larger, a 9’ or longer rod is generally used. For the largest rivers, a 10’ rod is generally used. On very small rivers or spring creeks, small fly rods in the 7’ to 7.5’ range are generally the most effective and most used.

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Type of Fishing

I only fish for trout so my focus here will be limited to trout but even if you’re going for something other than trout, this is still an important consideration. If you’re going to be fly fishing in the ocean or a lake, you won’t want to buy a rod designed for trout as the performance of that rod will be horrible. Even if your focus is only trout, like mine, you’ll still need to consider what type of trout you’re after. If you’re fishing for native trout in a small mountain stream, that will be quite a bit different than fishing for Steelhead on one of the tributaries off Lake Erie. Keep this in mind as we continue to step through the selection process.

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