Ugly Stik toughness and performance in an all-new line-up of rods specific to Catfish, Crappie and Salmon/Steelhead!

The all-new Ugly Stik Carbon Species is still 50% stronger and 30% lighter than before. Specific rods feature the legendary Ugly Stik toughness, which is combined with Ugly Tech construction to create a line of lighter, more sensitive rods. The new Carbon Species rods are packed with increased sensitivity, crisp actions, and models to perfectly suit each individual species application. They are designed specifically for Catfish, Crappie, and Salmon/Steelhead.

With the addition of 28 new rod models to the Ugly Stik Carbon family, Ugly Stik has become even more versatile for anglers of all species.

Key features

• Still 50% stronger*, now 30% lighter**
• Ugly Stik solid graphite tip provides increased sensitivity
• Ugly Tech construction – 100% 24-ton graphite
• One-piece, stainless steel Ugly Tuff guides provide maximized durability and eliminate guide damage
• 7-year warranty


• Full high-density EVA rear grip for added durability
• Golf style fore grip for added comfort and control
• Ten different rod models ranging from 5’4” to 11’
MSRP: $59.95 – $74.95
Available: September 2022


• Full EVA shrink tube rear grip for added durability
• Oversized golf-style fore grip for added comfort and control
• Eight different rod models ranging from 7’6” to 9’6”
MSRP: $89.95 – $99.95
Available: September 2022

Salmon / Steelhead

• Oversized carbon fiber fore grip
• Golf style full rear grip for added durability and control
• Ten different rod models ranging from 7’6” to 10’6”
MSRP: $99.95 – $119.95
Available: October 2022

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