"Took my new Epic 580 for its first proper fish today. Now, I have fished a lot of rods in a lot of places, and for stream fishing, I would rate this stick as the best I have used. Casts so smoothly and accurately, and you don't need to worry about folding over the tip."
Dan, New Zealand. FFF CI, Ex Alaskan guide, outfitter.
Backcountry Fly Tying Kit
Equally at home on a trip or on your fly tying bench, our Backcountry Fly Tying kit features the very best Italian made tools by Stonfo and a pair of remarkable hand crafted fly tying scissors by Renomed of Poland.
There are no finer fly tying tools made.
We've taken the best of the best and presented them in a thoughtful waxed cotton canvas tool roll featuring genuine leather trim and straps fastened with classic brass catches.
The hand stitched waterproof tool roll houses & protects these high quality tools and features two additional pouches to tuck away fly tying materials and hooks.
The Renomed "Fly Tier" scissors feature a 'super cut' finely serrated blade that makes cutting deer hair and fur a breeze, and the larger scissor handles afford comfort and extraordinary durability and functionality.
Renomed Fly Tier Super Cut scissors (retail US$45)
Stonfo Dubbing Twister
Stonfo Hackle pliers
Stonfo Elite Bodkin (Stainless Steel)
Stonfo Dubbing Brush
Stonfo Bobtec1 Adjustable Bobbin With Ceramic Insert (Stainless Steel)
Stonfo Elite Bodkin (Stainless steel)
Stonfo Elite Whip Finisher (Stainless Steel)
Back Country Streamer Wallet
Carry and show off your streamers in style in our cotton canvas fly wallet
Handcrafted and waterproof in waxed cotton Canvas, genuine sheepskin and hand tooled leather. Each wallet is hand cut and stitched from waxed cotton canvas and lined with lambswool.
Measuring 12cm wide by 17 cm closed (4.5" x 7") Big enough to house and protect even the biggest lures and streamers.
Streamer wallets have a few advantages over dropping your expensive streamers in a fly box.
The open ended design and fine lambswool liner drys flies and lets them breath
Flies are kept separated - No more tangled flies and hooks
Easy to see and easy to grab - particularly if you have stinger hooks on your streamers
They look sensational and big fish love them!
Measuring 11cm wide by 17 cm long closed (4.5" x 7") Waterproof, small enough to fit in a wader pocket but capable of holding a large collection of flies
Stainless Steel Skeleton Utility Knife
Our paired back skeleton knife features a locking blade and belt clip. Easy to clean, and at just over 2 inches folded (55mm) and pocket knife size, it's the perfect everyday carry or the ideal addition to your fly fishing kit.
A sheepsfoot blade is shaped with one flat edge that meets the opposing edge at a curved tip; one edge is flat to the tip while the other edge runs parallel, curving at the sharp end to provide a curved tip. The dull flat edge is ideal for providing the user with lots of control over the blade and is favoured for whittling, trimming and cutting where a high degree of control is required.
Blade material: 3CR13 s/s
Handle material: 2cr13
Blade length: 55mm
Blade thickness: 2.5MM
Blade finished: steel
Knife length: 140mm
A great quality handy utility knife
Backcountry Travel Vice
Equally at home on a trip or on your fly tying bench, our Backcountry vice is a robust, beautifully built, no-nonsense fly tying vice. Featuring hard steel jaws, quick lock cam and all packed away in a stylin' protective felt case made from recycled plastic bottles!
Holds hooks from size 2 to 22
Hard steel jaws
Quick-lock cam' operation
Recycled PET felt carry pouch
3 Spool Stroft tippet system
Three high quality German made Stroft Cutter & retaining rings - made to fit over standard Stroft tippet Spools.
Stroft short strap - Vest strap & Carabiner
The ideal system to hold, dispense and trim Stroft tippet
A retainer rings and high quality cutter ring.
Cutter is razor sharp, and coated in come magical stuff that is corrosion resistant. (We couldn't even spell the alloy)
Fits all Stroft spools from 25m to 50m (ABR, GTM, FC!, FC2, Fluer)
Includes color coded easy peel labels
This is an incredibly well made tippet system!
*does not include spools of tippet material - Stroft Tippet Spools available for purchase separately
Got questions? - Drop us a line, we'd love to hear from you.
The Good Libations Stainless Steel Hip Flask
Carry your favourite adult beverage in style with our Good Libations Stainless Steel Hip flask. About the size of a small fly box it's the perfect addition to your fly vest or bag. Smooth rounded corners make for quick extraction in times of celebration.
Stainless steel and about as tough as they come, at a hearty 9oz ( 28 ml) there's plenty to share!
Silicon cap retainer
Easy sippin' ergo design
Bigger than most
Capacity: 9oz ( 266 ml)
Dimensions: 127mm x 83mm x 29ml
Material: Stainless Steel
Positive Mood Adjustment