Conclave Packing List

Fishing Gear

  • Rods (8wt or 9wt with optional 7wt or 10wt)
  • Reels (saltwater rated reels with anodized aluminum and preferably sealed drag systems)
  • Lines (mostly intermediate lines rated for the rods you bring, but be prepared with floating and sinking lines for special situations)
  • Leaders (fluorocarbon and monofilament tapered leaders with a minimum of a 12 pound tippet)
  • Pliers
  • Nippers
  • Stripping Basket
  • Water resistant head lamp (preferably with red lens or light option)
  • Water proof cell phone pouch
  • Wading staff (optional)
  • Waders with belt
  • Rain-jacket
  • Polarized sun glasses
  • Sun screen (30 SPF and higher)
  • Lip balm
  • Hat or cap
  • Boots (preferably with studded soles)
  • Waist pouch, vest or chest/back pack
  • PFD (optional)

Additional items

  • Clothing layers for night fishing
  • Breathable clothing for daytime fishing
  • Buff or balaclava (optional)
  • Sun gloves (optional)
  • Extra socks for wading
  • Camera (preferably water resistant)
  • Extra batteries
  • First aid kit
  • Crokie for glasses
  • Cleaning cloth for glasses

Flies

  • Colors: olive, chartreuse, black, purple, red, pink, blue
  • Clousers
  • Deceivers
  • Sand Eel
  • Gurglers
  • Crease Flies
  • Shrimp
  • Squid
  • Poppers