Adventures in Tenkara

Urban Tenkara?

Urban Tenkara?

Some people may laugh at the idea of urban fishing in and around Boston for any fish, never mind fly fishing for trout. A lot of people believe you have to drive at least a couple of hours from the city to find decent fly fishing. Of course, driving a few hours from Boston may put you onto some of the best fly fishing in the region but that doesn’t mean you can’t find decent fishing closer to home.
Tenkara Fly Shop

Tenkara Fly Shop

While searching the interwebs for a quality Tenkara kebari (flies) source I came across Jim Wright’s Tenkara Fly Shop. Jim Wright is a craftsman who has been tying trout flies for over 50 years. He’s a bit of an old-school throwback who takes pride in his craft producing beautiful Tenkara Kebari (flies) that are built to last. One of the things I love about this sport is the people like Jim, the masters of their craft who still believe in hard work and value the traditions.

Review - Lopstick Lodge and Cabins

Review - Lopstick Lodge and Cabins

Last August, for vacation, my wife and I went to Pittsburg, NH for some relaxation and what I hoped would be some of the best fly fishing New Engla...