Tenkara

  • Pond Fly Fishing for Bass and Bluegill #maxcatch #tenkara

    By / May 30, 2020 / Fishing

    Fished Bethany Lakes Friday morning with then MaxCatch Discount Switch Rod and the Foam Grasshopper. Caught a Bass and lost a Bass. Returned in the evening and caught Bluegill and a Bass using a Damsel Fly as well as a Foam Grasshopper! Opted for the Tenkara Rod for the evening fishing round. Fun Stuff!

  • Tenkara Pond Fishing #tenkarausa #iwana #flyfishing

    By / April 9, 2020 / Fishing

    Been itching to go fishing with the TenkaraUSA Iwana tenkara rod but sidetracked with the day job. Luckily, there was break in the work schedule… able to fish a couple of ponds. Was a tough go at first… a missed strike at the first pond, else no other bites. And then, a slow start until… [read more]

  • Fishing Updates – Tenkara Iwana Unboxing and More… #coaffieldteam #zoom #vpodcasting #fishing

    By / April 7, 2020 / Fishing

    Been beta testing Zoom to host virtual meetings to update Subscribers on the fly! Calling the updates Vpodcasting since it has video but follows a podcasting format. This round the agenda was: TenkaraUSA Iwana Unboxing Recent Videos Field Team on Zoom Do check out the second of two beta testing of the Team’s Zoom Vpodcasting… [read more]

  • Ordered the Iwana Tenkara Rod at 30% Discount #tenkarafishing

    By / April 2, 2020 / Fishing

    Was out fishing a local creek earlier this week. Caught a few Bluegill with the 2wt flyrod but was wanting for the tenkara rod as the creek was lined with brush and offered minimal access as well as casting room. Lots of roll casting and switch casting was the key. Unfortunately, lost the video… deleted… [read more]

  • Nice One On a Tenkara Rod from Australia!

    By / July 1, 2016 / Rainbow Trout

    Latest report from Steve in Australia has trout caught on the fly with a Tenkara Rod! Steve sends a picture of one trout – first one on a Tenkara Rod and a brief summary of the trip below. I went up to Marysville on Tuesday afternoon and fished my tenkara rod in the recently stocked lake. Once… [read more]

  • Question: How Do We Attach a Line to a Tenkara Lillian?

    By / January 11, 2016 / Fishing

    Question from one of our Readers asking how we attach our line to a Tenkara rod’s lillian. We use a loop to loop connection to attach our line. One loop is formed by the lillian; the other loop is from the braided line that we use when fishing with a Tenkara rod. When we use… [read more]

  • Kiyotaki 18 and Micro Fly Fishing

    By / August 29, 2015 / Bluegill, Micro Fishing, Sunfish

    Headed out to Plano Saturday morning and fished the Davis Library Pond using the Kiyotaki 18 Rod and a Size 14 Gold Ribbed Hares Ear Nymph. Had a mix of little Bluegill/Sunfish with a several larger ones that took the fishing fly as well. Been a while since we fished with the light Tenkara-style rod…. [read more]

  • Went to the Blue This Round

    By / January 24, 2015 / Blue River

    Saturday planned to fish the Trinity River in Fort Worth but late last night decided to head to the Blue River in Oklahoma instead. Got on the road early and arrived at the Blue River – specifically, Hughes Crossing by 7AM. It was a cold morning with frost on the ground and eventually ice on… [read more]

  • Micro Fishing… Kiyotaki 18 Arrived!

    By / January 16, 2015 / Micro Fishing

    A package arrived from TenkaraBum today! It’s was the Kiyotaki 18 Rod I ordered. Only two days to deliver; like the fast shipping! Now, gotta try it out! Now I am ready to give Micro Fishing a try; if I could only break away from the “salt mines”!

  • On a Whim, Micro Fishing… Kiyotaki 18

    By / January 14, 2015 / Fishing

    Burning the midnight oil this evening, the day job is quickly becoming the all day and night job. Regardless, I am done and have shifted over to more important things… FISHING! And, what better way to shift focus from work to fishing then to mindlessly surf the web for fishing information. Normally, I check out… [read more]

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