Bamboo fishing rods and poles are the most popular. However, there are other types of cane poles that you can use.
Telescopic poles are made from graphite or fiberglass instead of treated bamboo. This choice of material makes them more lightweight.
Calcutta cane poles are made from solid bamboo, specifically the Calcutta Bamboo (Dendrocalamus Strictus) species.
Jigger poles are typically 15 to 20 feet long and can also be telescopic. They’re adaptable and great for fishing in places where traditional casting is tricky.
1. Lower your line into the water by gradually dipping the rod below and slowly raising it. 2. Avoid moving it around too quickly or forcefully