Commonplace in Point Lookout, they used to be used for retrieving fish from the many ponds, rivers and ocean. Since the water has become too contaminated to sustain life, the fishing poles remain as a pre-War relic.
Fishing poles can be found on the many docks of Point Lookout, near the ocean as well as the inland rivers and streams.
In the buildings of Point Lookout, they can be found in wardrobes and safes.
Outside of inventories, the weight is displayed as 1, but in the inventory and in containers it is displayed as 2. It's true weight is 1.5.