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White River Fly Shop® Dogwood Canyon® Pre-assembled Fly Outfits

   

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7'

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Model:
DC704C
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7'6"

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DC765C
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8'6"

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DC865C
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5

9'

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DC905C
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9'

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DC906C
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9'

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DC908C
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7

9'

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Model:
DC907C
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  • High-performance two-piece graphite fly rod
  • Anodized aluminum reel seat
  • Matching all-aluminum disc-drag fly reel
  • Preloaded with backing, weight forward fly line, and tapered leader
World record-breaking, pre-assembled Dogwood Canyon Fly Outfits at an entry-level price. 5- and 6-weight two-piece rods feature western-style grip while 8-weight model comes standard with Full Wells grip and removable fighting butt. Outfit includes everything you'll need to start fishing: Dogwood Canyon disc drag fly reel, weight-forward floating fly line, backing, a tapered leader, and a protective rod sock.
Rated 4.5 out of 5 by 42 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by Excellent for the money I bought a 6 weight version around X-mas and got the hang of it pretty well. When it came time that I could start wading the Juniata river I realized that I needed a heftier rod for my bass needs. I bought the same thing in an 8 weight a few days ago and have already nailed tons of bass. Ditch the line before you even fish. Replace the line and this setup is actually quite decent. I love it and might buy another one. On my 6 weight I put Rio Clearwater and on the 8 weight I put cheap Cortland Fairplay line. I am also pleasantly surprised by the Cortland Fairplay for only $15. June 4, 2014
Rated 3 out of 5 by It's a start While this is a great combo to learn fly fishing with I have had a few problems with the reel. Yes the retrieve is reversible but you will find after you switch the reel from right hand to left the line is on the spool backwards.... In addition the drag noise maker broke the 2nd time I went fishing. Never the less the combo works and seems to keep pace with largemouth and even stripped bass in the 20" to 30" range. (8 weight 9') I am pleased overall for the money. May 29, 2014
Rated 4 out of 5 by Excellent for beginners I bought this fly rod as a first, to see if i liked fly fishing. Simple, good quallity, and it comes complete except for flies. April 24, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by fly rod new to fly fishing, went out once and practiced after watching how to videos. first time on the lake i caught 10 to 12 perch and an 18'' black bass on an 8 wt rod and line. everything seemed to work great, the only problems i had were my inexperience i believe. thinking about getting a 4 or 5 wt to play with the smaller fish. i am very satisfied so far. September 5, 2013
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The reel is not a large arbor reel. Walnut reel inserts cannot be added to the reel seat.
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IS IT MADE IN THE USA?

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No these are made in China, like most inexpensive rods I believe.
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It would most likely be a 5 wt line. You should only go up or down one level on line with your reel. So a 5 wt reel should be able to handle a 4wt or a 6wt line.
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5wt.
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I just want to try fly fishing can anyone reccomend what weight rod and line to try?I will be fishing rivers and ponds in nc for bream and bass.
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6 weight is a good entry weight for trout, blue gill and bass. if you would rather go for pike, musky, salmon and steelhead i would suggest an 8 weight
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9' 5 wt is pretty much the best all around rod option for any beginner, at least from my experience. That would be my recommendation.
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yes i have one a 9 wt works good for snook and small tarpon
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Yes. An 8 weight will work, but it's not great for anything over 10-15lbs especially if you're fishing mangroves
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No, you have to either buy the right or left handed version. They aren't made like spinning reels where you can put the handle on either side.
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Yes, this reel can be converted from right to left hand.
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I bought the Special Edition Dogwood Canyon fly rod combo for my woman. I like the feel of it and wonder in the 8'6" 5 wt is the same as it just not dogwood pink?
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No, you still have to reel this reel in by yourself. It's manual, if I'm understanding your question correctly.
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Rig the reel backwards. Tie up the line and leader (and backer if you want). You can tape off the leader to the reel and start winding gently. Once you get to the end, then tape (unless already tied) the backing. Keep reeling until you get the amount you want on the reel or per the mfg manual (I usually keep at least 1/8" from the frame).. Remember to keep the line moving back and forth to make an even distribution on the reel. When done, pull 5-6" more and cut. Pull the line off, and rig it the proper direction. This keeps you from continually rigging, pulling back off, cutting, reeling on again. Once you get this proper length, make sure you measure each section and then annotate in the fonrt cover of you manual. Mine reads like this:

Backing 95 ft
Line: 90 ft
Leader: 9 ft

This way, I can modify if one length is longer than the rest.
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Typically around 100 yds of backing for a 9' 5wt.
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Didn't measure specifically but it has to be about a hundred yards or more.
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I use this for bass, bluegill, bream and crappie...what do you suggest is the best length and weight for this application?
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I would say a 4 or 5 weight. That's going to be right in the middle. I like to use a 3/4 weight for bluegill and a 6 for bass. A 5 weight would do both well I think.
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I certainly mean you no disrespect, or shortness, but it seems, from your question that you basically seek a "one size fits all" solution to your fly fishing needs. In my 4 1/2 decades of experience, I have not found such! Having said that, here is my answer to your question(s) ....
1) Your 9 ft rod is/will be/should be GREAT, assuming that you are not a so-called "expert" fly caster/fisherman, and you are fishing from/onto fairly "open" waters, like lakes, rivers, streams, etc. with fairly unlimited backcast & forecast areas. These could include fishing from a boat, fairly/reasonably brush/tree clear banks, etc. If you primarily fish in "tight" areas, like brush & tree filled banks of smaller streams, you would then be better served with a much shorter rod which would also necessitate more expertise and practice with same.
2) Your selection of #8wt. is what I would consider to be truly IDEAL for largemouth bass, particularly if you fish in an area where you can realistically expect to hook/catch "monsters" in the 5 pound (and up) size range. As far as smallmouth bass, bluegill, & trout go, I sincerely believe that an 8wt. outfit is gross overkill, and will "spook" more fish than it will catch.
3) For bluegill/bream, and "normal" or "smallish" sized trout, I use (and recommend that you use) a 4wt fly fishing rod & reel outfit. For "medium" sized trout, and a day of bluegill/bream fishing, a 6wt outfit would, in my opinion, be appropriate, given appropriately sized leaders, flies, etc.
4) I currently own/use both 4lb and 6 lb rod(s) and reel(s), spooled with WF-F line, and appropriate backing and leaders. I am in the process of researching (and buying) an 8lb outfit for my (hopefully) huge bass adventures. I prefer the "F" line, as opposed to a sinking line, except in/on specific locations/waters. I find it to be lighter, produces less "line slap" upon the water surface when cast, and generally better overall, assuming that your quarry are feeding on the surface.
IN SUMMARY, by ALL means, KEEP your 8 weight outfit, but I would suggest that you "relegate" it primarily to "industrial size(d)" bass fishing. Get yourself a "lighter" outfit, of either 4 weight or 6 weight, or preferably BOTH, for your smaller/lighter weight fish, particularly bluegill/bream, and most of the commonly found (and caught) trout.
If you found a mouse running through your kitchen one night, you certainly would not "call in" an "air strike", or a tank or artillary bombardment. A simple mouse trap, or maybe a .22 would be more than enough. The exact same thing applies to fly fishing - so don't "nuke 'em" with overkill - rather, match your equipment to the quarry at hand, and enjoy successful & enjoyable fly fishing for the rest of your life!
PS - Please do NOT "scrimp" or "be/get cheap" on your selection of fly line(s). Doing so will NOT serve you well, at all. I know it sounds foolish to buy an $80.00 "complete" fly outfit, and then spool it with $70.00 fly line, plus the added cost/expense of backing, leaders, flies, etc. Buy the BEST that is available, for your needs, and fish well. If you are unsure, the knowledgeable folks at Bass Pro can help/assist you in this serious decision making process.
CATCH LOTS, ENJOY IT ALL, and I hope that this has been a "little bit" helpful to you in your quest to "catch 'em all" !!
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