How to Improve your Hook Set

Recently I received a request for help from a tenkara angler who was struggling with generating an effective hook set. As I responded to his email, it got me thinking that I hear a lot of other anglers describe a similar struggle, especial when they start out. I figured what…

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Zen Tenkara Heads to Greenland

Danish krones

I’m home from Alaska. It was amazing and never seems to stop offering up glory, wonder and awh. Once again, Rapids Camp Lodge took incredible care of us and Mother Nature was in full cooperation mode as tempuratures were mild and pleasant. The only rain we had was on the…

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Tenkara Float Tripping

This past week I headed to Montana after the Memorial Day crowds had packed up and headed home. Our destination was Forth Smith, Montana to be exact. A group of 6 of us were heading up to fly fish with Big Horn Anglers. We rented a three bedroom cabin that…

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