Abel Vaya Series

Abel Vaya Fly Reel

Solid Black

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VAYA: Spanish for ‘Go!’, as in go outside, go explore, go fishing!

Crafted by avid Colorado anglers, the VAYA series debuts an all-new technical look and feel paired with outstanding performance. The partially-ported VAYA frame offers the unique combination of minimized weight, incredible rigidity, and just enough surface area to highlight Abel’s hand-anodized finishes. The frame interior also features varying sets of CNC-milled fly patterns, relevant to each size of reel.  

The large-arbor spool features a precision-balanced, dual-pawl drag engagement design that eliminates the need for a counterweight. The spool’s mechanical incoming click compliments the audible, smooth feel of the outgoing drag. The carbon / stainless multi-disk drag system produces substantial resistance, while providing a wide range of adjustability for delicate tippet.

VAYA: the new ‘go-to’ reel for everything from freshwater to light salt.

  •     Partially-ported frame for the perfect balance of weight, sound, and visual appeal
  •     Different sets of milled fly pattern silhouettes on interior of each frame relevant to the size of the reel
  •     5-disc alternating carbon/stainless steel drag stack
  •     Large arbor for faster retrieve and reduced line memory
  •     Quick-change spool design with proven O-ring release
  •     Available in sizes 4/5, 5/6, 7/8
  •     User convertible retrieval system
  •     Made in USA