The Adventures Of A Tenkara Fanatic Living In Japan
谷太郎川 (The TaniTaro River)
A month or so ago I was sitting at home pouring over maps. I was looking for new water toRead more.
The Breakfast Club
I am not the party till you puke type. I also don’t like loud crowded clubs. But I do likeRead more.
Tosaku – Handmade Bamboo Fishing Rods
Before the age of graphite, carbon fiber, and fiber glass fishing rods were typically made out of bamboo. In JapanRead more.
In 2013 when I discovered tenkara I never would have imagined where the pastime would take me. At the timeRead more.
Catching (and Releasing) Fish
Daniel Galhardo, founder of Tenkara USA, recently released a Tenkara Podcast called Tenkara Cast. The content is interesting, well thought out,Read more.
Ayu are a highly sought after game fish in Japan, some of the best rivers in Japan that they callRead more.
When I was younger I had no concept of time, I thought I would be young forever. My first realRead more.
Spring Rock Climbing In Ogawayama
I visited Ogawayama in the fall last year. The place is absolutely massive with a lifetime of rock climbing littered throughoutRead more.
Torikabuto – A Story of a Remote River Valley in Nagano Prefecture
Ever since the release of the video Fishing Café “Tenkara with Hisao Ishigaki” this April, it has become quite popular within theRead more.
When I was a kid, no more than 10 or 11, I took a class on architecture. I really enjoyed theRead more.
One of my favorite Japan adventure blogs is Ridgeline Images, and it is all about hiking and backpacking in Japan (mostly inRead more.