Nets for Tenkara Fishing
Jul17

Nets for Tenkara Fishing

After many years of going “netless” I have recently become a strong advocate for using nets.  I used to use a net when I fished for larger browns and rainbows back east.  But for the small fish I was mostly catching since I moved to the Rockies, I always thought a net wasn’t really necessary and was just one more piece of gear to add to the “clutter” of all the other western gear I was bringing along. But...

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Titanium Tenkara Net
Jun13

Titanium Tenkara Net

Thom Darrah from TrailLite Designs has hit another home run for ultralight tenkara anglers and backpacking fly fishers. You may know Thom as the inventor of the Ebira Rod Quiver. Now, Thom has set his sites on nets and has designed what might just be the lightest fly fishing net in the world.     The Ti Tenkara Net features a titanium hoop attached to a carbon handle.  When I first put it in my hand, I had about 5 minutes of...

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