The Orvis Clearwater presents great value with award-winning technology and sound performance. Whether you’re fishing small mountain streams or large rivers, the Clearwater provides balance, strength, and versatility on the water. Without paying the price tag of the Helios or the Helios 2, anglers get a taste of Orvis’ award-winning Helios technology in the newly designed blank of the Clearwater. If you’re looking for value without sacrificing performance, the Clearwater may just fit your fishing needs.
Helios Tapers - The Clearwater blank benefits from Orvis’ award-winning Helios technology. The blank is an all-new profile with tapers taken directly from Orvis’ Helios. The blank of the Clearwater results in a lightweight rod that combines strength and precision to allow any angler to fish any freshwater scenario.
The blank of the Clearwater is a dark green with black accents.
Hard Chrome Stripping Guide - The Clearwater has one stripping guide to allow anglers to throw streamers or shoot tiny dry flies in all conditions. The stripping guide is a cool silver and is wrapped to the green blank of the Clearwater with a black wrap.
Hard Chrome Snake Guides - Seemingly a classic in today’s fly fishing industry, snake guides fit the Clearwater nicely and provide industry accepted performance. The snake guides contribute to the versatility of the Clearwater and allow superior line control on the water.
Green Orvis Reel Seat - The reel seat of the Clearwater is made of sturdy dark green machined anodized aluminum with a white Orvis insignia. The reel insert is made of a durable woven graphite. The reel seat has a dark silver uplocking component that matches the color of the Clearwater guides beautifully.
Cork Handle - The Clearwater boasts a Reversed Half-Wells premium cork handle on 2- through 6-weight rod models.
Orvis Clearwater Rod Tube - The Clearwater comes with an Orvis Clearwater rod tube. The rod tube is dark green with white lettering and matches the color scheme of the rod elegantly.
The Orvis 25-Year Guarantee - The Clearwater falls under the one-of-a-kind Orvis Guarantee. If broken within a quarter-century of purchase, Orvis vows to fix your Clearwater. If they cannot fix the rod, Orvis will replace it regardless of circumstance. Normal wear and tear, accidental breakage, misuse and mistreatment along with anything else resulting in a broken rod are all covered in the Orvis 25-Year Guarantee. No questions asked. If Orvis cannot fix your broken rod and the rod has been discontinued, they will replace it with a current rod-model of equal value.