Best Fly Fishing Vests

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Experienced fly fisherman all understand the importance of havign one of the best fly fishing vests. In order to be a successful fisherman you will need a lot of gear, and you need it accessible at all times. While out on the river you are sure to be looking for fly floatant, tippets and fly … Read more

Frogg Toggs Rana II Hip Wader Review

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This post was last updated on July 16th, 2021 at 11:37 amI bought these cheap hip boots 2 weeks ago for a river crossing while deer hunting. So far I’ve been very happy with them. They are lightweight slide on easily and most importantly they are super inexpensive hip waders! I have had Frog Toggs … Read more

Best Backpacking Fly Rod

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This post was last updated on November 11th, 2021 at 10:23 pmThis summer I’m hoping to backpack into some remote areas for some fishing adventures. I bought a Redington classic trout 6 piece rod recently to be my weapon of choice. I am convinced that it casts great, is super compact and might just be … Read more

The Sony DSC-TX30/D 18 MP Waterproof Digital Camera

This post was last updated on July 1st, 2021 at 07:13 am Check the Current price here at Amazon-If you’re looking for a rugged camera which isn’t too expensive, comes from one of the most trusted electronics brands in the world and looks amazingly stylish, you’ll benefit from discovering the Sony DSC-TX30/D 18 MP Digital … Read more

Sawyer Fisherman’s Formula Insect Repellent With Picaridin – Review This Stuff Doesn’t Harm Fly Line!

This post was last updated on July 1st, 2021 at 07:14 amIf you are looking for an insect repellent that will not do damage to your fly fishing line, leaders and flies, the Sawyer fisherman’s formula might be for you. Ever since I began fishing at a very young age, I have always hated putting … Read more

Redington Voyant Review

This post was last updated on July 1st, 2021 at 07:14 amI have owned a Redington voyant for just about a year now and it has become a rod I pick up out of my fly rod assortment and use fairly regularly. I have a lot of fly rods and the fact that I pick … Read more

Life Straw Water Filter Review

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This post was last updated on July 1st, 2021 at 07:32 amThe Life Straw Water Filter is not only an award winning product but can be used in a variety of situations. This filter was featured in Time Magazine for Invention of the Year and doesn’t require batteries, chemicals, or moving parts to operate the … Read more

Air Lock Strike Indicators

This post was last updated on July 1st, 2021 at 07:32 am These great little strike indicators are a major advancement over other bubble type indicators. They tend to stay in place very well so far during my rigorous use of them. I have probably fished with them 7-8 times and have had great success … Read more

Sage ONE 590 4 Review

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This post was last updated on October 24th, 2021 at 02:10 pmThe Sage One 590 4 hit the market in 2012 and is extremely lightweight and full of casting power. You really should have no trouble sending almost all of your line off your reel into the distance with this powerhouse. I have a couple … Read more

Temple Fork Outfitters Lefty Kreh Signature Fly Rod

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This post was last updated on July 9th, 2021 at 04:04 pmTFO Signature 2 Lefty Kreh Fly Fishing Rod Review 2021 I have owned one of these rods for several years and have been amazed with it’s durability and versatility since I bought it. At just over $100, this rod is worth every single penny. … Read more

Redington Butter Stick Fiberglass Fly Rod

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This post was last updated on July 1st, 2021 at 07:33 am

The ButterStick

Redington Butterstick Review


Amazon buttonI recently had My hands on the new Redington butterstick rod. It is a fiberglass, so don’t expect it to be the super fast crisp action that some of us have come to love and enjoy. However it seems to have more beef than most glass rods. Chucking out those dry flies will feel like an absolute dream, while casting a tight loop should not be an issue. Hauling in over sized trout shouldn’t be too much of a chore either.

Redington, until now stayed out of the fiberglass rod business and concentrated more on high end graphite . The butter stick being the forerunner for this little test by redington has a decent shot at becoming a hit.

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