The Adventures Of A Tenkara Fanatic Living In Japan
Grandeco Ski Resort
yard sale verb A term used by skiers after a bad crash in which skis, ski poles, helmets, goggles, etc…Read more.
From early June to late July is the monsoon season in Japan. To the Japanese it is known as Tsuyu (梅雨)Read more.
Pondering the Shokuryoshi
When dinosaurs roamed the planet, and long before the Shokuryoshi (discussed in detail later) entered the scene, the Izu Peninsula of JapanRead more.
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.
Last week I came across an interesting article in my Twitter feed from the good folks at Hatch Magazine. Tenkara castingRead more.
One of my favorite Japan adventure blogs is Ridgeline Images, and it is all about hiking and backpacking in Japan (mostly inRead more.
Doshi River at the Sasakune Village
The weather last week was absolutely spectacular. Low humidity, temps in the mid 70’s, and lots of sunshine. It felt likeRead more.
Michi No Eki
One of the greatest Japanese inventions has to be the Michi No Eki or better known as “Roadside Station”. TheyRead more.
“Genryu” is the most upper part of a river, even upper part of “keiryu(mountain stream)” and here in Japan imageRead more.
A Year In Review – 2016
2016 was a great year with big trips every month of the fishing season and some phenomenal hikes, rock climbs,Read more.
With the end of the mountain stream season fast approaching I was itching for a bigger trip. Something I’ve wantedRead more.