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rated 5 of 5 stars Compact and durable rod. I have in part to disagree with Jeff Willett. I have both an Emmrod Packrod and a Tenkara rod, and I like both, but they are two different beasts.  Tenkara are great for streams, rivers, small ponds, mountain lakes, mainly for trouts in shallow water (less than 3 m deep). Yes, no reel is fun and you don't have another mechanical piece of equipment, but the tip of the Tenkara is quite fragile and you must pay attention for not breaking it. It is for fishing with weak lines… Full review


rated 4.5 of 5 stars My goal was to find a fishing rod that was packable, lightweight, functional, and durable. Emmrod delivered! This company started out with an eye towards providing kayakers and canoeists with a way to fish without having to deal with an awkward and cumbersome full-sized rod. They provide a number of configurations for virtually any type of reel and rods ranging from fly rods all the way up to heavy duty rods, all of which are made from stainless steel with a set of coils midway down the length of… Full review

Packer Cast Pole

rated 5 of 5 stars A lightweight, tough as nails, fully capable pack rod that you don't have to baby. This is easily capable of taking any fish you encounter. I have had the Emmrod Packer for about 5 years now and absolutely love it. It makes an absolutely perfect pack rod due to its small size and very robust and durable design. Construction: 22.5 inches long assembled, 13 in long disassembled Made of stainless 302 spring steel Has a standard reel seet with locking ring. The coils or spring built into the rod give… Full review

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Emmrod Fishing Gear
217 Cedar Street #141
Sandpoint, ID 83864

website: www.emmrod.com