Tenkara is a form of fly fishing from Japan that is as elegant as fly fishing can be. It is simply a rod with a line attached to the tip.
Tenkara fly rods do not come with a fly reel.
The rods do not have guides or a reel seat.
Fly Rod: 7-8',6 sections, Shorty Zoom Tenkara rod. This rod will extend to 7' and to 8' lengths (the section closest to the handle will stay in the handle for the 7' length, but then can be pulled out to make the rod 8' in length). Has removable, laser etched butt cap to remove rod sections, 8 5/8” long cork handle. Includes plug to place in rod when sections are collapsed for storage. Collapsed length is 19 3/4” long.
Tenkara Lines: 7 1/2’ chartreuse, furled nylon line with metal ring to attach tippet (qty. 1), 8' blue PVC floating line with welded loop for tippet (qty. 1) and 8' olive PVC floating line with polyester furled level line with metal ring to attach tippet (qty. 1).
Rod Case:22” hard tube rod case. Case has a carry strap and hang ring.
Rod Bag: Knitted rod bag. Fly rod is placed in the bag before storing in the tube for the best protection.
Fly Box:Waterproof, Floating, 5.25" x 3.5" x 1.25", custom box design, custom foam design, holds up to 372 flies.
Flies:Total 12 flies; Black Sakasa Kebari, size 12 (qty. 2), Olive Sakasa Kebari, size 12 (qty. 2), Tan Killer Kebari, size 12 (qty. 2), Black Killer Kebari, size 12 (qty. 2), Hi-Vis Orange Indicator Kebari (qty. 2), size 12, and Tan Hen and Hound, size 12 (qty. 2)
Tippet Spool:5X, 4.4lb. test, 30 meters
Foam Line Storage Spool: qty 1
Line Storage Clips: qty 2
Accessories:retractable reel (qty. 1), line nipper with nail knot tying tool and poker for cleaning out the eyes of fly hooks (qty. 1) and plastic protective rod topper (qty. 1).
Where Used: This Tenkara fly fishing kit is best suited for trout, panfish, small to medium streams, ponds and backpacking.
Customer Service: Wild Water has USA customer service and returns. Call us at 585-967-3474 (FISH) for assistance. Email Wild Water if you have any questions about this product.