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
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
Mobile, AL7/27/2019Sat. 9am-7pm
Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Cape Coral, FL8/24/2019Sat. 9am-7pm
Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Dallas, TX9/7/2019Sat. 9am-7pm
Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Oakland, CA9/21/2019Sat. 9am-7pm
Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Orlando, FL10/5/2019Sat. 9am-7pm
Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Chicago, IL10/19/2019Sat. 9am-7pm
Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Clark, NJ11/2/2019Sat. 9am-7pm
Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Orlando, FL1/11/2020Sat. 9am-7pm
Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Minneapolis, MN1/25/2020Sat. 9am-7pm
Sun. 9am-12pm
$199
Charlotte, NC2/8/2020Sat. 9am-7pm
Sun. 9am-12pm
$199

17 Products

17 Products

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

Mobile DIY Rod Building Class (07/27/2019)

Holiday Inn Mobile-Dwtn/Hist. District
301 Government St.
Mobile, AL 36602
P: +1 251-694-0100
$199.00

Chicago DIY Rod Building Class (10/19/2019)

W CHICAGO - LAKESHORE
644 North Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60611-3017
P:+1 312-943-9200
$199.00

Orlando DIY Rod Building Class (01/11/2020)

Holiday Inn UCF
1724 N Alafaya Trl
Orlando, FL 32826
P: +1 800-780-5727
$199.00

Charlotte DIY Rod Building Class (02/08/2020)

Holiday Inn Charlotte Airport
2707 Little Rock Road
Charlotte, NC 28214
P: +1 704-394-4301
$199.00