Warmwater Tenkara
May06

Warmwater Tenkara

  With all the local trout streams low and clear, this was a good weekend for some tenkara bass fishing.  In the late morning, I hit the ponds at South Platte Park, where I had caught by first tenkara bass just a couple of weeks ago and it didn’t let me down! I explored some of the smaller ponds this time and landed some nice smallmouth and largemouth bass, though not as big as the last time I was there.    ...

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My 1st Tenkara Bass
Apr21

My 1st Tenkara Bass

  This might come as a surprise to some of you but today, I caught my first tenkara-caught bass.  Funny thing–I guess if you only go fishing for trout, you only catch trout!  Until today, I have only used tenkara in trout streams so I thought I’d give one of our local lakes a try for some warmwater tenkara.  Actually, it’s a chain of lakes next to the South Platte that I drive by every day on my way to work....

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