Equipment

Tenkara Gear and Toys That Have Appeared Recently In The Tenkara Cave of Wonders

Tenkara is simplicity. Tenkara is poetry in motion. And Tenkara is the form of fly fishing that I find myself gravitating towards more and more each and every day. Because of this my passion grows with wild abandon and makes

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Olive the Woolly Bugger and Olive and The Big Stream By Kirk Werner Book Reviews

I have been reading and re-reading a wonderful kids book about fly fishing, Olive The Little Woolly Bugger by Kirk Werner. As adult anglers we have more than a few books to choose from to read and learn from. But

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Fly Fishing Tailwaters by Pat Dorsey Book Review

Fly Fishing Tailwaters by Pat Dorsey As a TenkaraUSA Certified Guide and working for an awesome fly shop like Colorado Skies Outfitters (CSO) in Parker, Colorado I have wanted to learn as much as possible about how to fish the

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Sight Fishing for Trout By Landon Mayer Book Review

Last year I was roaming through a local fly shop and came across their book section. While perusing the available titles one in particular jumped out at me. Sight Fishing For Trout By Landon Mayer. The title caught my interest

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The Orvis Guide to Small Stream Fishing Book Review

I received an awesome gift from a good fishing buddy of mine, Ray Rivera for my last birthday. (Age is not important!!!) Ray told me how great a book this was and after reading it through twice in the last

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Finest Fly Tying Benches of Colorado Laptop Traveler Bench Review

How many times have you been invited to a fishing buddies house to tie flies or traveled to a destination a few hours away from home but decided not to take your tying gear because it might just be a

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Tenkara Radically Simple, Ultralight Fly Fishing by Kevin Kelleher, MD with Misako Ishimura

I just finished reading what might be considered the seminal introduction to Tenkara in the United States. Published in 2011, a short time after Tenkara was brought to the US the author Dr. Kevin Kelleher and his consultant Misako Ishimura

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The Soft-Hackled Fly and Tiny Soft Hackles by Sylvester Nemes Book Review

There are times when your eyes are opened to a whole new realm that exists within fly fishing and you almost feel like a child. Not in a scolding way, more of an awakening to a whole new world of

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