TRAVEL FISHING RODS
ELEGANT AND FUNCTIONAL
Connect with the wilderness as you travel with a compact fishing rod handcrafted from solid hardwood.MEET THE CRAFTSMAN
READY FOR THE ROAD
Small enough to fit in a saddlebag or a glove box, the Daggerfish can go anywhere you do.
FIT TO FLY
The Daggerfish meets TSA requirements for carry-on bags, so you'll be ready to cast a line the moment you touch down.
THE LIGHTEST-WEIGHT, SMALLEST-FOOTPRINT, FULLY-EQUIPPED FISHING KIT OUT THERE.
Find your place in the wild.
Designed for explorers, survivalists, and fishermen from beginner to advanced, DaggerfishTM Handreels are compact fishing rods complete with everything you need for deep wilderness fishing. Weighing under 5oz, these ultra light fishing rods are perfect for backpack fishing, kayak fishing, or survival fishing, and are TSA-compliant for carry-on baggage, making them the perfect travel fishing rod for your next adventure.
Made by our hands, and backed by our word.
Each DaggerfishTM is handmade in America from responsibly-sourced wood, in a beautiful variety of natural grains and colors. Equipped for trout fishing, each kit includes a lead-free tackle kit with hooks, sinkers, swivels, jig head, rubber grubs, and a float from Trout Magnet. We stand behind all of our products with our “For a Lifetime” guarantee - if your Daggerfish ever breaks, we’ll fix it or replace it.
Discover the joys of fishing simply. Forget finicky collapsible fishing rods and complicated reels, and find the confidence and calm that comes from remote mountain lakes and secret trout streams. With a DaggerfishTM in hand, there’s no limit to where you can go.
JOIN HUNDREDS OF OTHER ADVENTURERS
"This was perfect for our camping trip. Super easy to pack and light weight!"
"A simple and light weight option when I want to fish on a backpacking trip. Looks great too and I'm proud that it is handmade in the USA."
"Compact, brilliant design and easy to use when hiking!"
"My son kayaks and my friend is a long distance hiker. Both didn’t want to carry traditional gear and the Daggerfish is perfect for them!"
"One of the few products that I’ve ever purchased that comes with everything I need right out of the box. This is the third one I’ve purchased, one for my dock, one for a friend and one for my truck. The craftsmanship is impeccable and I really like the idea of supporting a local craftsman."
"I do a lot of motorcycle riding and it's always nice to have a fishing rod with me. This is where the Daggerfish comes in. Takes up no space and is one of the easiest set ups to fish with. It's nice to just jump off the bike and start fishing!"