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Is Tenkara a fad?

I am going to keep this short and sweet for you all. Is Tenkara a fad? I don’t believe so and I think everyone who fishes with a Tenkara rod needs to remember one thing. Actions speak louder than words.

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Thoughts on Tenkara Simplicity Revisited

Recently I posted a few thoughts on Tenkara simplicity and I wanted to thank everyone for reading the blog. I also wanted to tell you that I was very pleased with the comments I received from you, my readers. After

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Thoughts on Tenkara Simplicity

I have been reading a number of Tenkara related blogs as well as a few non Tenkara related fly fishing blogs. I felt I needed to clarify a few things that in my opinion may be turning some people off

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Tenkara Radically Simple, Ultralight Fly Fishing Book Review

Today I want to tell you about a book that I just finished reading for the third or fourth time in the last twelve months. Tenkara Radically Simple, Ultralight Fly Fishing was written by Kevin C. Kelleher, with Misako Ishimura and

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Wabi-Sabi Thoughts Continued

My thoughts on wabi-sabi have been expanding recently and I am probably getting a little too deep into it but as the Tenkara Grasshopper I guess that is meant to be. One of my fishing buddies recently was joking with

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Redington Sonic Pro Wader Pant

Last year I purchased a pair of the Redington Sonic Pro Wader Pants from a local fly fishing shop here in Denver. I had already purchased a pair of chest waders but found that the chest waders were a little

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Fly Tying Bench Post Addendum

I wanted to let you all know that I recently spoke to Mr. Burge, the craftsman who made the tying bench I recently reviewed. I received multiple requests on whether the benches that Mr. Burge makes are available for purchase

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New Fly Tying Bench I purchased at The Denver Fly Fishing Show 2012

So this is my new fly tying bench that I purchased at the 2012 Denver Fly Fishing Show. The bench was made by a local Colorado artisan by the name of Jay Burge of Evans, CO. The desk is gorgeous

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