How to Craft a Fishing Rod in Minecraft

A fishing rod is one of the many tools you can use to make your minecraft game interesting. It follows a few step-by-step procedures. You will find a fishing rod in the following supported versions of minecraft in the following platforms. Xbox 360, PS3, Java Edition for both Mac and PC, PS4, Pocket Edition, Windows 10 Edition, Wii U, Education Edition, Nintendo Switch and Xbox One.

Materials required

You will need the following materials for your fishing rod

  • 3 sticks
  • 2 strings


fishing rod

This is the step-by-step tutorial on how to make your fishing rod

1) Open your crafting table menu
(The crafting table gives you a grid with squares. The squares are 3×3 and will be your starting place.)
2)Add items to the grid

Open the crafting menu and follow the instructions from her. Place your 2 strings and 3 sticks in the crafting grid. Follow the image shown on the menu when you are placing your sticks and strings. The first row of the grid should have 1 stick in the third box while the second row should have 1 stick in the second box. In the third row of the grid, place 1 stick and 1 string in the third box and 1 stick in the first box. Once you are done, you now have minecraft recipe for your fishing rod. Your fishing rod will now appear in the box farthest to the right once all the crafting areas are full.

Move the new items to the inventory

The inventory is another grid with boxes and once you are done crafting the fishing rod, you can move it to the inventory. After this, you can now continue with the game.

Things you can make with your fishing rods

Once you are through, you can make the following things by using your fishing rod

  • How to make a carrot on a stick
  • How to make an enchanted fishing rod
  • You can also do the learn how to catch fish with your fishing rod. The fish you can learn how to catch are raw salmon, raw cod and learn how to make tropical fish and putterfish.

You can also go further to enchant your fishing rod with these enchantments

  • Curse of vanishing
  • Luck of sea
  • Lure
  • Mending
  • Unbreaking

Step by step tutorial of enchanting a fishing rod

enchanting a fishing rod
You will need the following materials to enchant your fishing rod

  • 1 fishing rod
  • 3 Lapis Lazuli

Start by opening the enchantment table

1)Open the table with three rectangular boxes on your enchantment menu.
2)Place the fishing rod (enchant)

In the first box, place the fishing rod and the 3 lapsis lazuli in the second box. Once you are through with this task, the enchantment slots will give you 3 options. Every enchantment will give you the number of experience levels to unlock in order to get a view. The first enchantment unlocks if you have 7 levels of experience, while the second unlocks if you have 8 levels. For the last level, you need 30 levels for it to unlock. In case you do not have enough levels to unlock the enchantments, you can use xp/command to kill mobs and earn more points.

When you go further, you will come across the luck of the sea II enchantment, which gives you more chances to catch rare fish like clownfish and pufferfish.

 fishing rod


Once you are through with enchanting your fishing rod, there are many other things you can do. This is the only way you can enjoy what the minecraft game offers. All you need to do is follow the menu and proceed with all the instructions as given. You will not want to step away from the game.

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