And don’t forget…

  • · Extra prescription glasses, reading glasses
  • · Extra prescription medications
  • · Rod repair kit (extra guide or two, tiptop, thread spool, and quick-setting epoxy)
  • · Reel covers
  • · Extra backing
  • · Extra line in each weight you use (if a fish ruins a line on a run & no spares exist, your fishing trip is done)
  • · Extra spools for reels you may need · Snorkeling gear (you may be able to borrow or rent from your lodge)
  • · Needle and clippers
  • · Knot tying guides/booklets
  • · Any fly tying gear you must have on hand
  • · Rod cases/sleeves