Bamboo Fly Rods

Modern Classic Bamboo Fly Rods

Headwaters Bamboo has been building modern classic and quality affordable bamboo fly rods for over 18 years. Each six-sided bamboo fly rod is hand split and hand planed of genuine Tonkin cane harvested from the hillside region along the Sui River in Guangdong Province, China.

Maybe you've heard that bamboo fly rods are extremely expensive and many builders have a lengthy wait times, up to a year or more. Not at Headwaters Bamboo. It's our mission to get a quality bamboo fly rod into the hands of more fly anglers. 

  • We offer four product lines with 14 different taper options.

    • Premier Series - Two Piece | Two Tips; Dark Flamed

    • Victory Series - Three Piece | Two Tips; Slightly Darkened

    • Deluxe Series - Two Piece | Two Tips; Blonde

    • Favorite Series - Two Piece | One Tip; Blonde

  • Each bamboo fly rod comes with a rod sock and Cordura rod tube.

  • We typically have our rods in stock and ship same or next day.

  • We offer free Priority Mail shipping (2-3 days) to US destinations for orders over $100.

  • All bamboo fly rods have a lifetime warranty for the original owner covering workmanship and material quality issues.

  • Try it for 30-days and if not completely satisfied, return for full refund.

  • Order yours today and you'll be fishing bamboo in just a few days!

Tapers and Flex Action

For information on each rod taper and flex action, please read more on our Tapers Page. You can find this page here, 


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