Which rod should you choose if you are into fly fishing or looking to add to your fly rod arsenal? Orvis Ambassador George Daniel walks you through the ins and outs of 2 and 3 weight models and explains when and why he prefers each for specific fishing situations. So think about what waters you are fishing in and what flies you want to cast, then choose the right tool for the job.

George Daniel is active Living On The Fly, a tour guide service at State College, Pennsylvania. He is also an Orvis Ambassador and the author of Strip Set: Fly Fishing Techniques, Tactics and Patterns for Streamersas well as Dynamic nymphs.