St. Croix is America's largest rod company. Based in Park Falls, WI, St. Croix has been making quality rods for over 65 years. St. Croix's focus is on making fishing rods that are affordable, well designed and made using innovative technologies. The fly rods St. Croix offers fit every range, size and condition you might want to encounter. Whether you are fishing Western Trout rivers, Eastern Brook Trout streams, casting to monster Great Lakes salmon and steelhead or floating the Delaware, St. Croix offers a rod to fit your needs and price range. St. Croix also offers some unique products, like affordable Switch rods made in the USA, one of the best streamer rods ever designed, and spot on long nymph rods for Euro style nymphing, soft hackle and wet fly fishing. These rods have are made using the best components available and many feature custom made seats, REC guides, 3M Nano Technology Graphite Blanks and Flex Coat epoxy.

The Bank Robber: Designed by Kelly Galloup, this has been rated as one of the best streamer rods by several magazines ( including Fly Fisherman, American Angler and many others). This is the perfect rod for tossing large dries into the wind, casting big streamers and chasing big fish. This rod is loaded with technology and uses the most innovative materials available. These rods feature REC recoil snake guides, Fuji K stripping guides, a custom made anodized reel seat with a built in hook keeper ( designed for big flies). The handle is made of high grade flora cork with a rounded reversed half wells handle designed to help you fight fish better. The blank is made using 3M's innovative nano graphite technology that creates rods 30% lighter and 60% stronger than standard graphite. These blanks are light, strong and sensitive. The rods have a silver gray color with dark gray thread wraps, are a 4 piece design with section single alignment dots. Lifetime Warranty and Made in the USA

 

Length................Sections..................Weight................Price

9'..............................4................................5.....................$440

9'...............................4...............................6.....................$440

9'...............................4...............................7.....................$440

St. Croix High Stick Drifter: The St. Croix Drifter was designed with the help of Kelly Galloup. These rods are made using the super high-modulus SC Graphite with NSi resin in the lower section for added power and reduced weight. These rods feature the new 3M Matrix Resin for unparalled strength and durability. With 3M's new matrix, these rods are stronger, lighter and more durable than other types of rods. These rods also feature Fuji K stripper guides, REC recoil snake guides and each comes with an anodized machined reel seat with a built in hook keeper. Each rod has a Flora-grade grip, 2 coats of Flex-Coat epoxy and alignment dots. The blanks have a metallic silver gray coating with dark gray thread wraps. The rod cases come with a cordura nylon covering and a 4 section divider inside. Lifetime Warranty by St. Croix . Made in the USA. These rods are ideal for Euro nymphing, American High Stick techniques and are designed using the latest and most innovative technologies available.

Length...................Sections..................Weight................Price

9'6"..............................4...............................4.......................$440

10'...............................4...............................4.......................$440

10'...............................4...............................5.......................$440

Legend Elite: The Legend Elite are designed are using all the latest technology. Whether you are smallouth fishing, steelheading, chasing bonefish or spring creek trout fishing, there is a rod design to fiit your needs. By using 3M's new NSi resin, these rods have reduced weight, increase sensitivity, less weight and create more power. These rods also feature the REC recoil guides which when hit on impact will recoil and return to its original shape. All Legend rods have a high grade, flora-grade cork. Freshwater rods have a gold seat with a bird's eye maple insert and larger sizes have a fighting butt and gold uplock seat. While saltwater models have a metal nickle plated seat. Each rod comes with alignment dots, is coated with 2 coats of Flex-Coat epoxy. Legend Elite rods are 4 piece designs and come with a cordura rod tube. Freshwater models have an olive green blank with olive thread wraps.Saltwater models are royal blue color with blue thread wraps. These are beautiful rods made in the USA with a Lifetime Warranty.

Freshwater Models:

Length...................Sections..................Weight................Price

7'9"..............................4...............................3.......................$410

8'6"'.............................4...............................4.......................$420

9'.................................4...............................4.......................$440

 

8'6"'.............................4...............................5.......................$430

9'.................................4...............................5.......................$440

9'.................................4...............................6.......................$440

 

9'.................................4...............................7.......................$450

9'6".............................4...............................7.......................$460

9'.................................4...............................8.......................$460

9'6".............................4...............................8.......................$470

 

9'.................................4...............................9.......................$470

9'.................................4.............................10.......................$470

Saltwater Models:

9'.................................4...............................6.......................$450

9'.................................4...............................7.......................$460

9'.................................4...............................8.......................$470

9'.................................4...............................9.......................$480

9'.................................4...............................10.....................$490

9'.................................4...............................12.....................$510

9'.................................4...............................12.....................$510 ( Features an extra fore handle for offshore/large game )

Imperial: The Imperial is St. Croix's best selling fly rod because of its performance, down to Earth prices, stellar appearance. Each model is handcrafted in the USA. Pro Staff member Bob Jacklin, loves the 9' 5 weight model and believes it is one of the best trout rods on the market today. St. Croix also also offers a great Imperial Switch rod which is perfect for Great Lakes salmon and steelhead fishing. These are solidly built rods with great features and cast wonderfully. Imperials are made using premium high modulus/high quality SC graphite. Imperial rods have alumnium oxide stripper guides and hard chrome snake guides. Lightweight models ( 2,3,4,5 & 6 wts) have an uplock reel seat with a rosewood insert while larger models have a machined metal uplock seat and fighting butt. Switch rods have an extra long fore handle and larger rear handle for double hand Switch/Scandi/Skagit casting. Rods come as 4 piece or 2 piece models, have a claret colored blank, a corduara rod case. American Made with a Lifetime Warranty.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Freshwater Models:

Length...................Sections..................Weight................Price

6'.................................2...............................2.......................$190

6'6"'.............................2...............................3.......................$190

7'.................................4...............................3.......................$210

8'6".............................4...............................3.......................$220

 

7'6"'.............................2...............................4.......................$200

7'6"'.............................4...............................4.......................$220

8'.................................2...............................4.......................$200

8'.................................4...............................4.......................$220

8'6".............................4...............................4.......................$220

9'.................................2...............................4.......................$200

9'.................................4...............................4.......................$220

 

8'.................................2...............................5.......................$200

8'.................................4...............................5.......................$220

8'6".............................2...............................5.......................$200

8'6".............................4...............................5.......................$220

9'.................................2...............................5.......................$200

9'.................................4...............................5.......................$220

 

9'.................................2...............................6.......................$200

9'.................................4...............................6.......................$220

10'...............................4...............................6.......................$240

9'.................................4...............................7.......................$230

10'...............................4...............................7.......................$250

 

9'.................................2...............................8.......................$210

9'.................................4...............................8.......................$230

9'6".............................4...............................8.......................$240

10'...............................4...............................8.......................$250

 

9'.................................2...............................9.......................$220

9'.................................4...............................9.......................$240

10'...............................4...............................9.......................$220

10'...............................4...............................9.......................$240

Switch Rods:

11'.................................4...............................5.......................$270

11'.................................4...............................6.......................$270

11'.................................4...............................7.......................$280

11'.................................4...............................8.......................$280

Switch Rod Grain Ratings: ( Basically, we've found that you increase the lineweights by 2 sizes to get these rods to load. Doing this creates a rod that loads fast, casts easily and have long drag free drifts. We recommend using the Wulff Ambush floating line, this line loads these rods easily. )

11'.................................4...............................5.......................280

11'.................................4...............................6.......................320

11'.................................4...............................7.......................360

11'.................................4...............................8.......................400

Avid: The Avid rods are designed with a moderate action. These are super smooth rods for short to medium casting distances and offer great light tippet protection. These are dark green blanks with an ebony wood insert reel seat in the lighter models and an uplock metal seat with a fighting butt in the larger models. These blanks have a high modulus graphite and have slim pofiles. Well made and ideal for trout fishing, smallmouth fishing and panfish. American made with a lifetime warranty. 4 piece or 2 piece models.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Avid Models:

Length...................Sections..................Weight................Price

7'6'...............................4...............................2.......................$250

6'..................................2...............................3.......................$230

6'6"'.............................4...............................3.......................$250

7'.................................2...............................3.......................$240

7'9"'.............................4...............................3.......................$250

 

6'6"'.............................4...............................4.......................$250

7'.................................2...............................4.......................$240

7'9"'.............................4...............................4......................$250

8'6".............................4...............................4.......................$270

9'.................................2...............................4.......................$250

9'.................................4...............................4.......................$280

 

8'.................................4...............................5.......................$260

8'6".............................4...............................5.......................$270

9'.................................2...............................5.......................$250

9'.................................4...............................5.......................$280

9'.................................2...............................6.......................$250

9'.................................4...............................6.......................$280

9'.................................4...............................7.......................$290

Rio Santos: These are a smooth casting versatile fly rod for beginners and intermediate casters. These are entry models designed to allow anglers to have an affordable, well made rod that performs well. Great prices, great features and great performance. Green blanks with brown thread wraps, 4 piece or 2 piece designs, these are designed in the USA and made in St. Croix's factory in Mexico. These models are covered by a 5 year warranty. Rods comes come with rod sock only, kits listed below offer a rod, case, reel and line.

 

 

Rio Santos Models:

Length...................Sections..................Weight................Price

8'..................................2...............................4......................$100

8'..................................4...............................4......................$120

8'6".............................2................................5......................$100

8'6".............................4................................5......................$120

9'.................................2...............................5......................$100

9'.................................4...............................5......................$120

9'.................................2...............................6......................$100

9'.................................4...............................6......................$120

9'.................................2...............................8......................$110

9'.................................4...............................8......................$130

Rio Santos Kits: These kits come ready to fish. These come with a Rio Santos rod, reel, line and case. Reels are die cast aluminum with an adjustable disc drag and have 20 lb fly backing attached to the reel with a floating weight forward line and have a tapered leader attached to the line.The lighter 8' 4 weight model is ideal for spring creek fishing. The longer 8'6" or 9' 5 weight rods are perfect for river trout fishing in the Catskill, Adirondacks or Western Rivers. While the 9' 6weight rods are ideal for smallmouth fishing, lake panfish and tjhe 9' 8 weight models are ideal for warmwater bass fishing.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rio Santos Outfits:

Length...................Sections..................Weight................Price

8'..................................4...............................4......................$200

8'6"..............................4...............................5......................$200

9'.................................4...............................5......................$200

9'.................................4...............................6......................$200

9'.................................4...............................8......................$210

St. Croix Accessories:

St. Croix offers some great rod cases and rod n reel cases. These are ideal to protect older rods or rods missing a tube.

 

St. Croix Rod N' Reel Case: These are made of cordura and have a padded reel case. Inside is a section divider so you don't need a sock for storing your rod. Comes with St. Croix label attached, black color only. 2" diameter in either a 2 peice or 4 piece model:

Price:

9' 2 piece model: $35

9' 4 piece model: $30

 

 

St. Croix Rod Tubes: St. Croix also offers empty rod tubes. These have padded caps, are made of cordura nylon with a web carrying handle. Caps have a web with a nylon snap lock that is adjustable. Black color only. Made in USA.

Price: 9' 2 piece: $40, 9' 4piece model: $30

 

St. Croix Ferrell Wax: These come with every rod. Ferrell wax is used to keep sections for multi piece rods easy to remove and pull apart. This is a unique product to St. Croix. Price: $2.00

 

 

 


 

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