Here you can find some of Freshwater Fishing Rod Reviews picks for great spinning fishing rods and reels. We do the research and we list what we believe are good quality spinning rods and reels based upon customer reviews for you to choose from to meet your fishing needs. Hopefully saving you the trouble of an extensive time consuming search for the right freshwater fishing rods and reels.

We then find those selections from merchants on Amazon, etc. and post links to them here for you to directly review and/or purchase.



Shimano Stradic STCI41000F Reel
Product Description
Shimano Stradic CI4 Reels are a Dream For The Lightweight Finesse Fisherman. Utilizing the new CI4 material for construction, Stradic CI4 is the ultimate in lightweight reels designed for the ultra-finesse angler using lightweight fluorocarbon, braided or monofilament lines. From drop shotting to shakey heads and small texas rigs, this reel has you covered.

Features include: Ultra-lightweight CI4 Frame, Sideplate and Rotor Construction, Paladin Gear Durability Enhancement, Propulsion Line Management System: Propulsion Spool Lip, SR One-Piece Bail Wire, Power Roller III, Redesigned Bail Trip, S-Arm Cam, Aero Wrap II Oscillation, SR-Concept: SR 3D Gear, SR Handle, SR One-Piece Bail Wire, S A-RB Ball Bearings, Aluminum Spool, S-Concept: S-Rotor, S-Guard, S-Arm Cam, Machined Aluminum Handle, Direct Drive Mechanism (Thread In Handle Attachment), Round EVA Handle Grip, WP Drag (Waterproof Drag), Maintenance Port, Fluidrive II, Floating Shaft, Dyna-Balance, Super Stopper II, Repairable Clicker, Approved for use in Saltwater, and Rated for use with Mono, Fluorocarbon and PowerPro lines.


Pflueger President Spinning Reel
Product Description
• 9 stainless steel ball bearings (6920 has 7 ball bearings)
• Instant anti-reverse one-way clutch bearing
• Machined, ported and double anodized aluminum spool with distinctive hole pattern for lighter weight
• Braid ready spool
• Titanium co



Abu Garcia Orra SX Spinning Reel
Product Description
Born from the Revo series, the Orra family is built on the performance that has made Abu Garcia legendary. Orra reels provide the perfect combination of performance and reliability in a sleek package.

The Orra SX incorporates High Performance Corrosion Resistant bearings, X-Cräftic alloy and a sealed Carbon Matrix drag system to yield performance that can only be precision engineered by Abu Garcia.
• 8 stainless steel HPCR bearings + 1 roller bearing provides increased corrosion protection
• One piece gear box design allows for more precise gear alignment for smoother operation
• Machined aluminum braid ready spool allows braid to be tied directly to the spool without any slip
• Carbon Matrix drag system provides smooth, consistent drag pressure across the entire drag range
• Slow oscillation provides even line lay with all types of line
• X-Cräftic alloy frame for increased corrosion resistance
• Duragear brass gear for extended gear life
• Everlast bail system for improved durability
• Stainless steel main shaft and components for improved corrosion resistance
• Aluminum spare monofilament spool
• Rotor brake design to stop early bail closure



Wave Spin 5.0.1 8lb 220 Yard Spool DH 3000z
Product Description
The Wave Spin reel has an exclusive guaranteed no tangle technology. Patented American design. Dead stop infinite anti reverse. Lightweight graphite body and rotor. Giant multi disc front drag system.



Element 21 Carrot Stix Wild Black Spinning Rod
Product Description
Carrot Stix Wild Black Spinning Rods, leaner and meaner than ever… … literally! Element 21 has trimmed the fat from these already premier-quality Rods by eliminating decorative coatings and moving graphics and labels to the back.

The result is a 10% reduction in weight without ANY sacrifice in strength. Super-light, super-strong dual-helical bias 30T graphite blank; Unsanded blank for maximum strength retention; Airweight resin-filled blank; Fuji Alconite micro guides. State Model. Model: 671M-MF-S, Style: Spinning, Length: 6’7″, Pcs.: 1, Power: Med., Line Wt. (lbs.): 6-12. Model: 701ML-F-S, Style: Spinning, Length: 7′, Pcs.: 1, Power: Med. Lt., Line Wt. (lbs.): 6-12. Model: 7701M-MF-S, Style: Spinning, Length: 7′, Pcs.: 1, Power: Med., Line Wt. (lbs.): 6-14.

Order Today! Element 21 Carrot Stix Wild Black Spinning Rod


Quantum Fishing Smoke Spinning 1Pc Rod
Product Description
84-Percent lighter than traditional guide sets, the latest innovation from Fuji is their new super-lightweight Micr Guides with hardened inserts to reduce line abrasion, in a smaller size for reduced weight and increased catability.


Shimano Convergence 68 Medium Spinning Worm Rod CVS68MB
Product Description
Shimano Convergence 6’8″ Medium Spinning Worm Rod CVS68MBThe all new Convergence has all the high end features. You will notice a newly designed custom reel seat that eliminates threads from the hood of the reel seat.

This newly designed reel seat has to be the most comfortable seat ever designed. Also featuring in this new design is a custom front hood. This hood has been pushed forward on the bottom of the rod which will give you an extra inch of contact to the blank.

These rods are also Technique specific and have all the best actions for your bass fishing needs.Covering all your spinning worm/jig technique needs. Here you will find Texas rig rods, split shot rods and even finesse jig rods.

Super lightweight feel and extremely lightweight. Custom reel seats and handle designs make these rods so light and sensitive you will be blown away.Shimano Convergence 6’8″ Medium Spinning Worm Rod CVS68MBFEATURES:IM-7 Graphite ConstructionFuji Aluminum Oxide GuidesCustom Shimano Reel SeatsOver-The-Counter Limited Lifetime Warranty



Fenwick ML-Fast Elite Tech Small mouth Spinning Rod (6-Feet 9-Inch)
Product Description
TAC inlay reel seat allows function and comfort to co-exist; outstanding control with minimum weight not seen on the market today.
Titanium frame guides with lightweight Zirconium inserts reduce overall blank weight and line wear with extreme heat disp


St. Croix Rage Spinning Rods Model: RS68MXF (6′ 8″, M)
Product Description
Comfort-focused rod design reduces casting fatigue without sacrificing power or finesse. These handcrafted rods feature neoprene-wrapped grips around precision-machined, model-specific handle cores that are customized for maximum sensitivity.

Integrated Poly Curve tooling technology eliminates all transitional weak points in the premium, high-modulus SCIII graphite blanks for smoother actions and increased strength. Pac Bay Minima microguides prevent insert failures, increase casting precision, and weigh 20-30% less than traditional guides.

Pac Bay Minimia exposed-blank reel seats increase responsiveness and sensitivity, and weigh 10-20% less than traditional reel seats. A double-layer Flex Coat finish blocks corrosion and keeps rods looking like new.