Fly fishing for pike and musky requires specialized equipment and these Sage rods are designed to handle the extreme demands of the sport. Its fast action and 9-ft. length handles heavy fly lines and flies with precision and power. Oversized stripping guide and tip top reduces line friction for longer casts. Extended fighting butt for more leverage and easier figure-eight casts with premium cork handles that provide a sure grip wet or dry. Reel seat is made of saltwater-safe components. Comes with a spool of RIO® Pike/Musky line and a ballistic cloth rod and reel case.