The Clearwater name from Orvis is synonymous with high quality for the budget-conscious angler. The Clearwater II Fly Rods have everything you need for a great time on the water.
Modern Design and Tapers: Clearwater II rods utilize Orvis design tapers created in Manchester, Vermont. These tapers are smooth, easy casting, powerful, and have resilient fish-fighting ability.
Freshwater models are line weight 4,5, and 6. They have a cigar shape cork handle, and simple reel seat.
Salt water models are line weight 8 and 9. They have a half wells cork grip and, and a cork and rubber fighting butt on the reel seat.
High quality graphite: The mid-modulus graphite increases strength and scratch-resistance. Using the new carbon scrim technologies, This rod is lighter and stronger than expected.
Reel Seat is machined and anodized aluminum, complimented by a lightweight woven graphite insert.
Deep Blue Graphite Finish: Deep Navy Blue glossy blank with deep blue wraps offers great impact and scratch-resistance. Beautiful out-of-the-box look stays for a lifetime.
New Cordura Case: PVC strengthened, Cordura covered case with internal dividers and zip closure is a significant upgrade from previous Clearwater rod tubes. Great for travel in the four piece models.
Lightweight Snake Guides: Stainless steel snake guides. Ceramic lined stripping guide. Strong, durable, attractive and economical. Nice accent to the navy blue rod blank.
Quality Guaranteed by Orvis in Manchester, Vermont: Built to our exact taper designs, component, and production specifications, every step of the production is supervised by Orvis. Each rod is subject to rigorous inspection in Vermont as any Orvis rod.