Tenkara Tips

Rigging Tricks and Techniques Part 2

As a tenkara guide I have found a few tricks that do truly maximize my clients time on the water! In this post I will share my knots of choice.

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What is a backup tenkara rig?

Every tenkara angler I know has a go-to gear list for every trip. Some gear lists are simplicity perfected, while others resemble long range expeditionary assaults. Today’s gear list will likely look like simplicity perfected.

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What do I do for line management?

When one hears the word tenkara, the most common thing that comes to mind is “A rod, a line, a fly!” That is really the essence of tenkara gear wise. Yet a question always arises when a person is new

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Stop before you cross the river!!!

Don’t step into the river without really knowing what is in front of you. You would be surprised where fish will hold!

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How do I cast when it is windy?

Tenkara anglers old and new have a common nemesis and she is called the Wind. She can be a cruel Mistress at times and rarely she will offer her help to the tenkara angler.

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Rigging Techniques and Tricks Part 1

By sharing a few of the traditional rigging techniques as well as a selection of my most productive techniques that I have learned while on the water with my clients, I hope that you will find a technique that will maximize your fishing time.

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Do I have to use a tenkara kebari?

Tenkara is traditionally done using kebari, yet this tip might help you get over the fear of kebari.

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What is the proper line length for a zoom rod?

How do I choose a tenkara line length if I am using a zoom rod?

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