A fly rod and reel combination. *Equipment for Trout Fishing Number one on the list is, of course, a valid fishing license. Not even taking a header into the river can ruin a fisherman's day like not having a license when the game warden shows up. Next on the list would be a rod and reel, and here I depart from all the other fishermen I have seen. I use a ten-foot fly rod with a normal fly reel. This need not be of the highest quality (or cost), as I do not fly-fish,
How to Land More Fish With a Fly Rod: Tips and Techniques For Keeping Your Fish On The Line
This infographic covers the skills you need to help you hook more fish, keep them on the line, and get them to the net so you’ll have trophies to brag about rather than stories of the one that got away.