Freshwater Reels

If you are looking for the best freshwater reel for yourself, a friend or family member, look no further than TackleDirect. Of course, the definition of the best freshwater fishing reel depends on the angler, location and species. That's why TackleDirect is your best source for the best freshwater fishing reels. We carry a gigantic selection of freshwater spinning and baitcasting reels. Made by leading names in the industry such as Shimano, Daiwa, 13 Fishing and many more, these premium freshwater reels offer you a selection of the best. You'll find a freshwater reel suitable for whatever type of fishing you do. We can ship it to you fast at a reasonable price no matter where in the world you're fishing.

Because of their versatility and ease of use, spinning reels are a top choice for many anglers. Whether you're dangling worms for bluegills and other panfish in your favorite farm pond, casting for steelhead in a rushing river or targeting muskies and pike in big water, we have a reel that will suit your angling preferences and budget. You'll find everything from ultralight spinning reels that make fishing for even the smallest panfish more fun to heavy-duty reels suitable for winching in big northerns.

It's often said that it takes a big bait to catch a big one. If that's your philosophy, you should check out our baitcasting reels. These reels are ideal for hurling bigger lures and baits. TackleDirect offers you a wide selection of baitcasters, including brands from leading names like Abu Garcia, Quantum and many more.

We even carry adult-level spincast reels that combine the best attributes of spinning and baitcasting reels. They're made by Zebco, which pioneered spincasting back in the 1940s and 1950s. These aren't the little kids' Snoopy reels you may have seen in Wal-Mart. Our spincast reels feature advanced features like super-fast retrieves. Try one of these out and it will take you back to your early days of fishing when you were a kid while you enjoy all the technological improvements the intervening years have provided you as an adult.