Tag "tenkara"

Backpacking and Tenkara Part 1

Backpacking and tenkara go hand in hand. Let’s take a look at how you can combine backpacking and tenkara into one awesome activity.

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Tenkara Process Before Tenkara Product

Tenkara is not a Zen Buddhist practice even though it has attributes that could be correlated to the practice of Zen. One lesson I find any tenkara angler will find useful is focusing on the tenkara process before tenkara product.

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Tenkara an Art or Science?

There is a depth to tenkara that exists far beyond what most anglers consider. With the question of whether tenkara is art or science I have come to a realization that is both.

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Tenkara Fishing Trip Report Maine

Yes, there are actually tenkara guides in Maine!!! Find out more in my trip report from Yarmouth, Maine.

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Searching for Wabi-sabi 2016

Wabi-sabi is a Japanese aesthetic and world view with tenkara fitting in perfectly into this world view. Join me in finding my wabi-sabi for 2016.

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Tenkara High Country : A Trip Report

Join me as a reminis on an amazing trip into the Colorado High Country for some tenkara with an amazing friend. This is one trip you won’t want to miss.

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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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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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