The Adventures Of A Tenkara Fanatic Living In Japan
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.
Nozawa Onsen Fire Festival
Nozawa Onsen Ski Resort is one of the larger ski resorts in Japan, but it hasn’t succumbed to modernization like NaebaRead more.
Indicators and Tenkara
For the first three years I Tenkara’d almost exclusively with 3.5 weight level line. I dabbled for a bit withRead more.
Custom Camper Microvan
It has been a busy month! Before heading up to Hokkaido for the Sapporo Snow Festival and the Otaru LightRead more.
Climbing Mount Fuji
Mount Fuji is one of the most iconic mountains in the world. The summit is only 100km from the largestRead more.
Fallfish & Maryland
When I found out I was moving to Maryland I was excited but also a bit apprehensive. Having lived most ofRead more.
Fujigoko (富士五湖), or Fuji Five Lakes in English, is a Japanese national treasure of exquisite and unbelievable beauty. My twoRead more.
A Day on Ogusugawa
In the mid-Atlantic region of the United States you would be surprised what you can find exploring the little blue linesRead more.
On the way home from my recent fishing trip in Nagano, my buddy and I stopped in at a locallyRead more.
End of the Tenkara Season – Part I
It was the hottest recorded summer this year in Japan, so much so that besides a brief foray into theRead more.
Merry Christmas from Japan! Just a quick post to wish you all a Merry Christmas and a happy Holiday season!Read more.