The all new MINNOW rod was designed and tuned to meet the needs of younger anglers, with its shorter rod length and a medium action that allows for easy casting and enjoyable days on the water.
The 580 MINNOW is the perfect rod for young anglers. It's built with enough power to throw a wide variety of flies, but the shorter 8' length offers less swing weight to make it easier for casters of smaller stature to make effective stops at the end of their casting stroke.
Easy casting moderate action
Rods come with cotton rod sock
Shorter rod length making it easy for younger anglers to handle
Alignment dots for easy rod setup
Combo includes: MINNOW rod, CROSSWATER reel pre-spooled with RIO Mainstream WF fly line, and cordura rod tube
1 year warranty
Very knowledgeable and extremely helpful, super friendly and great variety of product.
They've got anything you could need. It's a huge selection, which is surprising for a small town shop. They're amazing people and Collin can answer any questions you have. His knowledge is impressive.
I recently spent a weekend with a close group of friends fly fishing along with Colin and team - incredible preparation & professionalism, quality camp equipment and fishing gear and just a first class operation overall. I would and highly recommend RMFS to any and all fishing skill levels interested in enjoying themselves on the water. It was a really positive experience for our group.
Congrats to Colin and Tammy on the move to their new location in downtown Olds! The prices are fair, they have a great selection and the shipping is lighting fast. Best sticker offerings I have seen south of Red Deer as a kicker.
I had a fabulous lesson with Jordan from Rocky Mountain Fly Shop. We went out on the water and he tailored the lesson to my experience and skill level. We touched on casting, fly selection and an introduction to reading water. It was all hands on and I walked away with the confidence to try new things this summer. It was a perfect morning and I'll definitely do it again.