Mud Hole Rod Building Classes

Have you ever wanted to build your own fishing rod but don't know where to start? This is the class for you. Our rod building classes are taught by top professional rod builders with extensive knowledge of all the state of the art techniques and components that build today's top-performing custom rods. Although there are myriad learning materials available to help you learn the craft, there is nothing quite like face-to-face hands-on instruction. The class also includes over $100 in products you keep!


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2 Day Rod Building Course

Our rod building classes are a 2-day event. During the class students will learn all of the proper techniques for building a custom rod start-to-finish.

Day 1: Some of the techniques covered on day 1 include selecting the right components, spining blanks, attaching tip-tops, thread wrapping, cork reaming, guide placement and applying finish.

$100 In Products: You will receive over $100 in products including a CRB hand wrapper, rod blank, reel seat, handle, guides, tip top, thread, decals...and more! You will actually build your own fishing rod and take it home!

Day 2: On day 2 you'll pick up your finished rod and be treated to free advanced skills demonstrations – going beyond the basics, where instructors will give lessons in marbling, decorative wraps, custom cork handles, basic weaving, and custom inlays.


Rod Building Class Schedule

Event LocationEvent DateEvent TimesBooking LinkEvent Price
Mobile, AL8/25/2018Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
St. Louis, MO9/8/2018Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Phoenix, AZ9/22/2018Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Dallas/Fort Worth, TX10/6/2018Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Orlando, FL10/20/2018Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Grand Rapids, MI11/3/2018Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Orlando, FL1/12/2019Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Clark, NJ1/19/2019Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Charlotte, NC2/2/2019Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Milwaukee, WI2/16/2019Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Virginia Beach, VA3/2/2019Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Orlando, FL3/16/2019Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Syracuse, NY3/30/2019Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Houston, TX4/13/2019Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Louisville, KY4/27/2019Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
New England

(Taunton, MA)
5/18/2019Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Los Angeles, CA6/1/2019Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Orlando, FL6/15/2019Sat. 9am-7pm

Sun. 9am-12pm
$199

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18 Products

Mobile DIY Rod Building Class (08/25/2018)

Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel

64 South Water St

Mobile, AL 36602

P: +1 251-438-4000
$199.00

Phoenix DIY Rod Building Class (09/22/2018)

Holiday Inn North Phoenix

12027 N 28th Dr

Phoenix, AZ 85029

P: +1 (602) 548-6000
$199.00

Dallas Fort Worth Rod Building Class (10/06/2018)

Holiday Inn DFW Airport South

14320 Centre Station Drive

Fort Worth, TX 76155

P: +1 817-399-1800
$199.00

Orlando DIY Rod Building Class (10/20/2018)

Holiday Inn UCF

1724 N Alafaya Trl

Orlando, FL 32826

P: +1 800-780-5727
$199.00

Grand Rapids Rod Building Class (11/03/2018)

Delta Marriot Grand Rapids Airport

3333 28th Street SE

Grand Rapids, MI 49512

P: +1 616-949-9222
$199.00

Orlando DIY Rod Building Class (01/12/2019)

Holiday Inn UCF

1724 N Alafaya Trl

Orlando, FL 32826

P: +1 800-780-5727
$199.00

New Jersey DIY Rod Building Class (01/19/2019)

Holiday Inn Clark - Newark Area

36 Valley Road

Clark, NJ 07066

P: +1 732-574-0100
$199.00

Charlotte DIY Rod Building Class (02/02/2019)

Holiday Inn Charlotte Airport

2707 Little Rock Road

Charlotte, NC 28214

P: +1 704-394-4301
$199.00

Milwaukee DIY Rod Building Class (02/16/2019)

Holiday Inn Milwaukee Riverfront

4700 N. Port Washington Rd.

Milwaukee, WI 53212

P: +1 414-962-6040
$199.00

Virginia Beach DIY Rod Building Class (03/02/2019)

Crowne Plaza Virginia Beach Town Center

4453 Bonney Road

Virginia Beach, VA 23462

P: +1 757-473-1700
$199.00

Orlando DIY Rod Building Class (03/16/2019)

Holiday Inn UCF

1724 N Alafaya Trl

Orlando, FL 32826

P: +1 800-780-5727
$199.00

Syracuse DIY Rod Building Class (03/30/2019)

Holiday Inn Syracuse-Liverpool

441 Electronics Parkway

Liverpool, NY 13088

P: +1 315-457-1122
$199.00

Houston DIY Rod Building Class (04/13/2019)

Crowne Plaza Houston Galleria

7611 Katy Freeway,

Houston, Texas 77024

P: +1 713-680-2222
$199.00

Louisville DIY Rod Building Class (04/27/2019)

Holiday Inn Louisville East

1325 S. Hurstbourne Parkway

Louisville, KY 40222

P: +1 502-426-2600
$199.00

New England DIY Rod Building Class (05/18/2019)

Holiday Inn Taunton-Foxboro

700 Myles Standish Blvd

Taunton, MA 02780

P: +1 508-823-0430
$199.00

Los Angeles DIY Rod Building Class (06/1/2019)

Crowne Plaza Los Angeles Harbor Hotel

601 S. Palos Verdes Street

San Pedro, CA 90731

P: +1 310-519-8200
$199.00

Orlando DIY Rod Building Class (06/15/2019)

Holiday Inn UCF

1724 N Alafaya Trl

Orlando, FL 32826

P: +1 800-780-5727
$199.00