Monkey Climber rods



  Monkey Climber/Cotswold Rods collaboration!

‘Keepers of the Faith’


The iconic Monkey Climber brand needs no introduction.

Standing for all that is great in todays European carp scene, the ethos has built up a real following.

These rods are true to the ‘Old Skool’ roots of the brand and we encompass this in the build.

Available in five 12ft models

 12ft       2.5lb – 2.75lb –    3lb  –  3.25lb  –  3.5lb

Based on our fantastic Cotswold Rods TS blanks, these rods are light, lively and have great actions.


Full Specification:

High quality, twill finish Cotswold Rods TS blanks

Non scratch matt finish

Full high quality duplon or cork  handles, flared at each end or full shrink shrink with rear flare

Black DPS 18 reel seat, or other model of choice

Black collars

High quality ringing with anti wrap tip rings

Monkey Climber graphics and unique yellow detailing





An example of MC customs – using the Alps Centralock matt black seats:

All rods are built here in our Cotswold Rods workshop.

If you have a special request or would like a personal detail we will be able to add this, please get in touch.

Although we keep a small amount of  rods in stock, most are built to order.

Delivery time 28 – 56 days. 

Additional information

Ringset size

40mm, 50mm

MC model

10ft 2.75lb, 10ft 3.25lb, 12ft 2.5lb, 12ft 2.75lb, 12ft 3.25lb, 12ft 3.5lb, 12ft 3lb

Handle option

Full cork, Full duplon