Our favorite 5wt fly rods
These 5wt fly rods will get you the best results.
You've found the top 5wt fly rods on the market today. Click through to each rod to find out why they're better than the rest. Give us a call at the shop if you've got any questions.
|Fly rod||Line weights||Price|
|G. Loomis NRX Lite Presentation fly rod||3wt–5wt||$720.00|
|Scott Radian fly rod||3wt-9wt||$795.00|
|Sage X fly rod||3wt-10wt||$900.00|
Line weights: 3wt, 4wt, 5wt
The NRX Nymph and Lite rods are an evolution of G. Loomis’ popular NRX rods. Designed for lightweight trout fly fishing on small rivers and large creeks, the NRX Nymph is ideal for short, accurate casts and the NRX Lite is the rod for long, delicate casts.
G. Loomis builds these rods with their most advanced GL7 super resin system and high-modulus carbon fiber. The result is some of the lightest, most sensitive graphite fly rods ever built. Exceptionally comfortable, the NRX series rods will help casters of all skill levels improve their distance and accuracy.Product details >>
Line weights: 3wt, 4wt, 5wt, 6wt, 7wt, 8wt, 9wt
Scott’s Radian Fly Rod combines their X-Core Technology with innovative materials and tapers that minimize unwanted vibration without compromising feel. One of the of the best freshwater fly rods available, the Radian series give you the power to cast shrimp into the wind without compromising the light touch needed for delicate presentation in still water. High-quality appointment like titanium framed SiC stripping guides, self-lubricating Universal snake guides and cork handle cigar grip round out this superb fly rod.Product details >>
Line weights: 3wt, 4wt, 5wt, 6wt, 7wt, 8wt, 9wt, 10wt
With a fast action taper built with their KonneticHD Technology, the Sage X fly rod lets you dig deeper into the rod to access the power of the lower sections without compromising accuracy. A forgiving rod with a great feel and plenty of power, The Sage X comes equipped with premium appointments like Fuji ceramic stripper guides, hard chromed snake guides, Vera wood insert with matte black aluminum reel seat and Flor grade cork handle.Product details >>