Tag "tenkara"

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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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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A Sad Day at Tenkara Grasshopper

This is truly a very sad day at Tenkara Grasshopper. I have lost a special friend and fishing partner. The fly fishing community and the tenkara community in particular has lost someone special. The Passing of a Tenkara Icon A

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Tenkara Presentation Hosted by Angler’s Covey

Are you interested in learning about tenkara, the Japanese style of fly fishing? Here is your chance to find out if tenkara is for you!!!

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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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