G. Loomis NRX Salmon & Steelhead Fly Rod
G. Loomis NRX Salmon & Steelhead Fly Rods are extremely lightweight, but handle big fish well. These rods were built with premium laminates, resin, mandrels, and top-of the line components that you would expect. This is what G. Loomis NRX technology is all about - lighter, stronger, more powerful than you've ever experienced.
Calling on the talents of chief rod designer Steve Rajeff and the support of the entire G. Loomis team worldwide, anglers will discover that the NRX Fly Rods are at least 15-percent lighter than similar GLX rods and up to 20-percent stronger and more impact resistant! NRX Fly Rods feature the best components, from the black ion-coated REC Recoil guides to the custom reel seats which have no exposed threads and the HD cork grips that provide more sensitivity and durability where needed.
- Four-piece blank
- Includes protective rod sock and travel tube
- Translucent green rod blanks with green and silver thread wraps
G. Loomis NRX Salmon & Steelhead Fly Rods are made in the U.S.A.
Specific Rod Details
NRX 1207-4 G - Here's a beautifully balanced, lightweight rod for big summer steelhead or fall silvers. A great choice for slab steelhead up in BC whether you're skating big dries or swinging popsicles, it will punch out unbelievably long casts time after time - feeling more like a nine-footer than the ten-footer it is. You'll experience hours of effortless casting and surprising power. This is what our NRX technology is all about - lighter, stronger, more powerful than you've ever experienced. This may be the light-duty salmon and steelhead rod of the decade.
NRX 1208-4 G - When you're fishing big water for salmon and steelhead, this rod is as good as it gets. Extremely lightweight - casts like a bullet - handles big fish exceptionally well, it's hard to imagine a rod so light can be so tough and have so much power. For managing heavy sinking lines, shooting heads and sink tips, its sensitivity will practically talk to you. It has exceptional mending ability and reacts quickly when a big fish does everything it can to get away. Generating unbelievably high line-speed to help when casting in the wind, if you want one rod to do a lot of things - especially when it comes to managing line and fighting big fish in tough places - this is our choice for sea-run browns, big winter steelhead and most of the salmon species.
NRX 1209-4 G - When looking for the ultimate fly rod for big salmon in big rivers and difficult conditions, this is the rod you want in your hands. Designed for fishing heavy sinking lines and shooting heads so you can get down in those deep runs where the big kings swim, it's a great choice for fishing the newer integrated shooting head lines in the 400- to 500-grain size. This is everything you'd ever want in a big fish, big water fly rod. Striper anglers will really appreciate the amount of line they can handle with this rod. It fishes big flies even in the wind, and is so light it's hard to imagine how we did it.