Custom Fly Fishing Rod Builds

August 27, 2019

The journey to own a Gouldfish rod always starts the same way - a message from a client either by email, on our facebook page or instagram.  A recent request came in from Greg in Texas who was 

“looking for a less than 9ft fly rod that can handle casting extra larg...

December 7, 2018

Our brand ambassador Corsican Dave has been busy on a photography course and boy has it paid off. These wonderful Agate guides from Perfect Guides in Poland look amazing on a LemonGlass 7’ 3wt blank. These photos really capture the beauty of autum and the passion we ha...

March 27, 2018

Although fly-fishing is the name of the game, we’re all aware that it isn’t just about catching fish. Sometimes merely the very act of going fishing is enough to lift your spirits. It might be the calming ripple of the stream, a shaft of sunlight to warm (however fleet...

September 1, 2017

The Amber 8053 from Kabuto is one of my favourite blanks to work on, the colour is sublime and can take both bold and subtle approaches to the build.  This rod features a stacked bamboo sliding band reel seat and  the hand turned  cork grip has been kept simple and is...

May 29, 2017

Glen Pointon is a well respected fishing guide in the UK who I met recently on my trip to Islay and learned a great deal from.  We discussed what kind of custom fly rod would be best suited to him for his river trout fishing adventures.  We settled on the Epic 476, an...

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