Tenkara Presentation to the Poudre Wilderness Volunteers
Apr28

Tenkara Presentation to the Poudre Wilderness Volunteers

This weekend, I gave a tenkara presentation to a group from the Poudre Wilderness Volunteers organization in Rocky Mountain National Park.  I give a fair number of tenkara presentations but this one was particularly fun! We started out on the Fall River near the alluvial fan.  I thought that would be a good place to accommodate a big group of people.  Unfortunately, the stream was still pretty iced over and it was so windy, it was...

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Tenkara Presentation at the Fly Fisher’s Club of Colorado
Nov27

Tenkara Presentation at the Fly Fisher’s Club of Colorado

Last Wednesday, I had the privilege of giving a tenkara presentation to the Fly Fisher’s Club of Colorado at their monthly dinner. The event was held in the prestigious University club of Denver and if you’re wondering why I wasn’t wearing my signature baseball cap and Jeans, it’s because the club has a strict dress code. While it felt weird to hold a tenkara rod in my hands while wearing business attire, it...

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Tenkara Outing in Rocky Mountain National Park
Oct22

Tenkara Outing in Rocky Mountain National Park

I just got back from the Colorado tenkara outing and am happy to report we had a great turnout!  About 15 people showed up with a diverse mix of skill levels–everything from complete fishing novice to experienced fly angler tenkara converts. Daniel Galhardo from Tenkara USA gave several on-stream demos of tenkara techniques and busted a lot of myths about tenkara.  I took a fair amount of video of his demonstrations and will...

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