Tue, Oct 08|
Oct. 2024 Bamboo Fly Rod Building Class
Build your own handcrafted bamboo fly rod from a culm of bamboo to your very own custom rod is six days in Pagosa Springs, Colorado.
Time & Location
Oct 08, 2024, 8:00 AM MDT – Oct 13, 2024, 5:00 PM MDT
Pagosa Springs, 262 Pagosa St unit 103, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147, USA
Learn how to build your own bamboo fly rod. This course includes six days of master rodsmith instruction, all needed materials and tools in beautiful downtown Pagosa Springs, Colorado, on the San Juan River. A completed two-piece, one-tip bamboo fly rod of your choice of weight (3wt-6wt) and length, choice of agate stripping guide, reel seat spacer, and grip type and size. All participants will also receive an organic hemp rod sock, premium rod tube, and shop apron to take home with them upon completion of the class. PJ's Fine Bamboo Rods provides all participants with all needed tools and equipment needed to complete the rod. A $500 deposit is due at the time of registration, the remaining balance of $2,095 is due two weeks before the start of the class. Both the deposit and remaining balance can be paid on the website or a recurring invoice can be arranged for payments. Please call Rosanna at (303) 818-3470 to make alternative payment arrangements or with any questions.
Students should be prepared for six full days of class to complete their rods in the allotted time. There will be a break for lunch each day and an estimated end time to the day. However, both the lunch hour and after the end of class time can be used for participants to catch up if not completed with the steps for the day. Please do not make alternative plans for any portion of the classroom time to allow enough time to finish the rod in six days.
The class will be hosted in downtown Pagosa Springs, Colorado, a workshop located at 262 Pagosa Street. There are numerous nearby restaurants for lunch and dinner options. Accommodations are not included with the class but a variety of accommodation options are available onsite or nearby, see links below organized by distance from the workshop:
Reservations | The Springs Resort and Spa (reseze.net) (contact PJ for discount code)
For our out-of-town and state guests, getting to Pagosa Springs, Colorado. The nearest airport is located 60 miles to the west in Durango, Colorado. Flights & Airlines | Durango, CO - Official Website (flydurango.com)
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Rod Building Class Deposit
A $500 deposit is do at the time of registration for PJ's Fine Bamboo rod building class to allow us time to order the appropriate materials. The remaining balance will be due one month prior to the schedule first day of class.Price$500.00Sold Out
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Rod Class Remaining Balance
The remaining balance of $2,095 is due one month prior to the scheduled start to class. Classes will be held at 262 Pagosa Street, Pagosa Springs, Colorado 81147.Price$2,095.00
+$52.38 service fee+$52.38 service fee