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Encounter Complete Outfit - 2021

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Why We Like The Encounter Complete Outfit

Better than just an entry-level rod, the Encounter Complete Outfit from Orvis gives you performance worthy of a serious angler with an affordable price tag. This is Orvis' beginner-friendly kit with a smooth action rod and everything to help you pin down your casting technique. It's ideal as an all-around rod for everything from trout and light bass fishing to big-water and light steelhead.


  • Full outfit fly rod includes rod, reel, line, backing, leader, and rod tube
  • Performance and value meet in this novice-level fly rod
  • Medium-fast action makes for a versatile option
  • Smooth, crisp feel offers an intuitive level of control
  • Cork handle gives you a comfortable grip
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Rod Length
8ft 6in, 9ft, 9ft 6in
Rod Action
Rod Weight
[8ft 6in] 5wt, [9ft] 5wt, 6wt, 8wt, [9ft 6in] 6wt
Rod Handle
[5wt, 6wt] reverse half wells, [8wt] full wells, fighting butt
Rod Pieces
[5wt, 6wt] Encounter II, [8wt] Encounter IV
Drag System
Line Weight
FW-5wt, FW-6wt, FW-8wt
rod, reel, rod/reel case, backing, line, leader
Claimed Weight
[rod] 3.6oz [reel] 5.5oz
Manufacturer Warranty