Redington makes a lot of great fly reels, but how do you know which one is the best one for you? Here at Curated, our independent experts recommend reels to customers just like you every day. Check out this list of our experts' top-recommended Redington fly reels under $250, then chat with a Fly Fishing expert to make sure you find the perfect reel for you.
- Redington Behemoth Series Fly Reel
- Redington Run Reel
- Redington Rise Series Fly Reel
- Redington Zero Series Reel
- Redington I.D Series Reel
- Redington Grande Reel
- Redington Crosswater Series Reel
Redington Behemoth Series Fly Reel
A heavy-duty, durable real that will be perfect with a 7/8 rod! Super versatile reel that will allow you to fish both fresh and salt water without a problem. A great option that is affordable. comes in a variety of colors! Good for big trout to bass, pike, salt water fish.
Certainly a high quality first reel, from a respected manufacturer. Die-cast construction and large arbor reel will make tackling larger fish a possibility.
Perfect size for 5wt rod - will hold plenty of backing and fly line. Large arbor means super fast pick up speed when reeling in fish!
Redington Run Reel
This is a die-cast reel, which will not be as light as machined aluminum, but offers tremendous stopping power and durability for the price. A good entry level reel for large freshwater species and smaller inshore species in the salt.
Super lightweight - only 5.8 oz. Awesome carbon drag system that will handle anything that comes its way! Designed for both fresh and salt water.
Fighting medium to small fish. Throwing drys, nymphs and small streamers.
Redington Rise Series Fly Reel
- Salt friendly
- Strong smooth drag
- Easy to clean
- Fighting and reeling in your next hog!
Machined aluminum for the perfect balance of weight and durability, a U-shaped arbor to stack line more effectively, and a carbon fiber drag system that stops torque in the reel.
Quality reel with a great drag system. Great fit on a 5wt rod. Will handle larger fish if needed.
Redington Zero Series Reel
Redington I.D Series Reel
For the price, its hard to beat! Smooth line collection and a larger arbor makes it much easier to collect line when fish is on. Will set nicely on your rod selection. All around good choice!
A sturdy cast aluminum construction, smooth rulon disc drag, and larger arbor. Speedy line retrieve, customization decals, very low price point.
This will be stellar for a lighter weight and sturdy drag, and allows for super slick line work and fish play.
Redington Grande Reel
This reel is saltwater ready for trips to the coast, with plenty of line capacity for large diameter fly lines needed for throwing big musky flies! It also has one of Redington's best drag systems if you ever get into some serious sized fish. This reel is comfortable throwing flies all day with its light weight, and substantial amount of line and backing to keep you safe while fighting larger freshwater and saltwater species!
Great for slowing down the hardest fighting species. Saltwater components will provide corrosion resistance. 5/6/7 models is suited for 5-7 weights
Redington Crosswater Series Reel
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