The Essence Fly Fishing Outfits are complete outfits and the perfect way to get into the sport of fly fishing. But don't be fooled by the incredible price! All of the products included with these outfits are top quality. Just tie on a fly and you are ready to fish! Included with each outfit is an Essence FS series fly rod. The rod is a 4-piece design with a medium-fast action taper that is smooth, sensitive and precise; perfect for any casting style. Each outfit includes a Ross designed Flystart large arbor disc drag fly reel. The drag is a low maintenance, high performance system that is dependable, smooth and has a wide range of adjustment. The Flystart reel is pre-spooled with premium American made fly line, backing and a 9' tapered leader. Also included is a custom Cordura rod and reel case to protect your gear when traveling or in storage and an instructional DVD - An Introduction to Fly Fishing. The Essence fly fishing outfits are available in three different sizes (3/4wt., 5/6wt., 7/8wt.), covering everything from small streams to light saltwater. All of the Ross products included in this outfit can be purchased individually, but when purchased as part of this complete outfit, you will save more than $100.00!