Reviews

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

Read More

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

Read More

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

Read More

Book Review and Possible 2012 Fishing Season Experiment

Last year I picked up a copy of Modern Midges Tying and Fishing the World’s Most Effective Patterns by Rick Takahashi and Jerry Hubka. I have been reading and studying Modern Midges for quite awhile now and have now decided that it

Read More

Tying Tenkara Flies Volume 1 Review.

Recently, I received the new DVD from  LearnTenkara.com. I had heard about the DVD from Karel Lansky of TenkaraOnTheFly after he returned from the 2nd Tenkara Summit held in Utah. Ashley Valentine had given Karel a copy along with a small press

Read More

Finest Fly Tying Benches Of Colorado Side Caddy

Mr. Jay Burge of Finest Fly Tying Benches of Colorado designed an accessory stand and wanted me to try it out. So after having used the Side Caddy for some time now. So above is the Side Caddy loaded with

Read More

Fly Tying Bench Update

I wanted to let you all know that The Finest Fly Tying Benches of Colorado has gone active today. Here is the link to the new site. You can also find a link to the site on the right hand

Read More

Tanago Thoughts

I recently received a Tanago rod from Chris Stewart of www.Tenkarabum.com fame.  What is a Tanago rod you ask? Well apparently it is almost exactly like a Tenkara rod but it is designed for catching minnows or other very small

Read More