Conclave Packing List


 

Conclave XLIV Packing List

Fishing Gear

  • Rods (8wt or 9wt with optional 7wt or 10wt)

  • Reels (saltwater rated reels with anodized aluminum and preferably sealed drag systems)

  • Lines (mostly intermediate lines rated for the rods you bring, but be prepared with floating and sinking lines for special situations)

  • Leaders (fluorocarbon and monofilament tapered leaders with a minimum of a 12 pound tippet)

  • Pliers

  • Nippers

  • Stripping Basket
  • Water resistant head lamp (preferably with red lens or light option)

  • Water proof cell phone pouch

  • Wading staff (optional)

  • Waders with belt

  • Rain-jacket

  • Polarized sun glasses

  • Sun screen (30 SPF and higher)

  • Lip balm

  • Hat or cap

  • Boots (preferably with studded soles)

  • Waist pouch, vest or chest/back pack

  • PFD (optional)

 

Additional items

  • Clothing layers for night fishing

  • Breathable clothing for daytime fishing

  • Buff or balaclava (optional)

  • Sun gloves (optional)

  • Extra socks for wading

  • Camera (preferably water resistant)

  • Extra batteries

  • First aid kit

  • Crokie for glasses

  • Cleaning cloth for glasses

 

Flies

  • Colors: olive, chartreuse, black, purple, red, pink, blue

  • Clousers
  • Deceivers

  • Sand Eel
  • Gurglers

  • Crease Flies
  • Shrimp

  • Squid
  • Poppers