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The Feather Thief Book Review

While delving ever deeper into the joys of fly tying my thirst for knowledge grows as well. Recently, I listened to an episode of the Orvis Fly Fishing Guide Podcast hosted by Tom Rosenbauer. Tom interviewed Kirk Wallace Johnson, the author of The Feather Thief.

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The Reel Sisters by Michelle Cummings Review

I just read one of the most amazing books on fly fishing, The Reel Sisters by Michelle Cummings. It hit me like a ton of bricks. All in a good way and I wanted to share with you my feelings about this wonderful story. Update: The Tenkara Grasshopper Hansha Podcast Episode 3 is now included with this review.

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Tenkara Hansha Episode 2

The Tenkara Grasshopper Hansha Episode 2 is here. Best of all, the Tenkara Grasshopper Hansha Episode 2 is the inaugural guest episode. Please welcome Dennis Vander Houwen to Episode 2.

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Orvis Fly-Fishing Guide By Tom Rosenbauer

Learning to fly fish can be intimidating. The Orvis Fly-Fishing Guide by Tom Rosenbauer takes some of the fear out of this awesome sport.

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Kebari Box Episode 3 Kurobe Headstream Kebari Variant 1

A kebari pattern like the Kurobe Headstream Kebari Variation 1 has an awesome benefit besides catching fish. It is one of the easiest tenkara kebari patterns to tie. The ease of tying this kebari lends itself well to beginning fly tiers. Join me on Youtube to learn to tie this kebari pattern.

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Tenkara Hansha Podcast Episode 1

When things fall into place, they really fall into place. I am super stoked to be announcing that the first episode of the Tenkara Grasshopper Hansha Podcast has gone live.

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Down by The River Book Review

There is new way to introduce kids to fly fishing. Story time and fly fishing come together in the new book Down By The River by Andrew Weiner and illustrated by April Chu.

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Tenkara Pre-Rigging

Every angler I have ever met wants to maximize their time on the water. I know I feel the same way about my time on the water. Because of this I am known for my pre-rigging for tenkara to expedite my river therapy.

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Traditional Tenkara An Exploration

Am I or can I truly practice traditional tenkara? Join me as I dive into what might be considered traditional tenkara. It should be fun for all!!!

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Entomology and Tenkara: Is it worth it?

What does entomology have to do with using kebari patterns? When we learn to recognize creatures that are the common prey of our fishy friends, we begin to understand the ways to trick our quarry. Because a kebari characteristically does not resemble any particular bug, we need to find alternate ways to make a fish eat.

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2018 Tenkara Grasshopper Events

2017 is finally coming to a close. 2018 promises to be an amazing year for Tenkara Grasshopper. I am excited to bring to you the 2018 Tenkara Grasshopper Events listing.

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2018 Tenkara Resolutions

Another year is coming to an end with another one about to start. I typically avoid making New Year’s resolutions because I never keep them. That being the case, I still make tenkara resolutions every year. These are more guidelines for the coming year. So, without further ado, here are my 2018 Tenkara Resolutions.

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Annual Tenkara Holiday Gift List

With the year coming to a close I knew it was time to bring out the Annual Tenkara Holiday Gift List for 2017. Hopefully, you will find the ultimate tenkara gift for the tenkara angler in the family.

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Kebari Pattern Selection For Beginners

A Tenkara Tip on how to select a kebari pattern when you are starting out in tenkara. Using these tips you can get into fish faster with your tenkara rod.

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2017 Tenkara Summit Review

The Tenkara Summit 2017 has come and gone. I wanted to share my 2017 Tenkara Summit review.

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