Mrs. A.W. (Pauline) Barrett and boatman Jim Gardner and the black sea bass she caught, 1901. The fish weighed 461 pounds, and she caught it with a rod and reel off Catalina Island, CA. Photo courtesy of the Catalina Island Museum.
The best trout fishing rods and reels. The most sought after fish and the one that attracts most in to the sport of fishing. A shy, sensitive highly prized catch that for years has had rod and reel manufactures vying to produce the best equipment to get results.