Largest Fly Rod and Reel
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose
N 26° 04.717 W 097° 12.402
14R E 679367 N 2885624
Quick Description: The operation of this fly rod would require 2 dozen men or one large Texan!
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 3/9/2007 8:20:19 PM
Waymark Code: WM19X2
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 197

Long Description:
The record for the worlds largest Fly rod and reel was set in 1999. It is on display 24 hours/day at this location.
The functional fiberglass rod is over 70 ft long. The functional reel is 4 ft in diameter and made out of aviation grade aluminum.
Date the Record Happened: June 12, 1999

Where did this record happen: Port Isabel, TX

Who Broke this record: Tiney Mitchell

Is there something to see here?: Yes

What is there to see here: Fly Rod and Reel

Website that Shows record happening or area now: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
To record this as a waymark you must take a picture of yourself or your GPS in front of the location where the record happened and give a short description of your visit to this location
Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
MapQuest
Bing Maps
Trails.com Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Guinness World Records
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Nearest Hotels
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point