Colton Torrent Reels

With models available from 7-weight to 15-weight, these reels can handle any fish that can be taken on a fly rod

Colton Torrent Reels

Colton Torrent Reels

Colton Fly Co. has flown under the radar for the past seven years, but by word of mouth, its products have developed a cult following of hard-core big-game fly-fisherman all over the world. Its Torrent series of reels was released back in 2008 and quickly became the company staple. With models available from 7-weight to 15-weight, these reels can handle any fish that can be taken on a fly rod. Extremely powerful, each Torrent reel is capable of 11 pounds of max drag power out of the box, and over 18 pounds if requested from the factory. From $349; www.coltonfly.com