Fishing Rod Building Course

Wickiup Hill Learning Center, Linn County

Tuesday, February 21, 2023

Build a fishing rod to your specifications!  A fishing rod building class will be held on February 21, 22 from 6-9 p.m. each evening and on and February 25 from 1-5:30 p.m., at the Wickiup Hill Learning Center. Custom rod builder Chuck Ungs will lead participants through the process of building a Rainshadow or other brand of spinning rod. When finished with this series of classes, you will have the knowledge to move on to other rod-building projects. Cost depends on the model of fishing rod blank and options selected. The registration fee of $10 is to hold a spot in the classes.    An additional check will be needed to cover the course and basic materials ($90 plus cost for chosen components), the rod blank and any additional components will add to the final cost.  Registration is by phone by calling Chuck at 319-892-6485. Call to discuss the best blank to suit your needs and to determine the final class cost. Registration deadline is noon on January 6, 2023.

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Fishing Rod Building Course


Tuesday, February 21, 2023 - Saturday, February 25, 2023
6:00 PM - 5:30 PM


Wickiup Hill Learning Center
10260 Morris Hills Rd
Toddville, IA 52341
Conservation Education Team Naturalist, Chuck Ungs 319-892-6485
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Adults - $10.00