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The Hits Just Keep on Comin’!

This time of year, the hits really do keep coming.  In spring we fish a lot on North Carolina “Delayed Harvest” waters.  Through the end of May, these waters are stocked by the NC Wildlife Resources Commission and are under … Continue reading

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April Showers…We Love You!

The Red Buds are blooming, the streams are flowing and dodging rain is just part of the beauty of mother nature watering her garden for another growing season.   Sorry for not posting more lately but I’ve been on the water…(so … Continue reading

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I Do Like Mondays

Especially when we’re tenkara fishing!  Yesterday I was with a wonderful couple, both tenkara first-timers.  You wouldn’t have known it by the way they caught fish.  We were heading out of Asheville to the stream and everybody else was headed … Continue reading

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Singing in the Rain

  2018 was the rainiest year on record here in western North Carolina.  So far in 2019, we seem to be picking up right where we left off last year.  That’s all good news if you’re a fish, but mixed … Continue reading

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Ready, Set, Fish!

So what does a tenkara guide do when it’s too cold to fish?  The answer is, get ready to fish!  For me that means tying flies, taking care of administrative stuff and exploring ways to provide a more fun and … Continue reading

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Ho Ho Rainbow!

I love sneaking in a little pre-holiday fishing and yesterday morning we grabbed a chance to do just that.  I’ll admit…it was cold when we started.  Rods were freezing, we were freezing but luckily the fish weren’t freezing!   We caught … Continue reading

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Fun Before the Storm

Here’s a little Unreel Fly Fishing pop quiz: What should you do when you’ve got a big winter storm coming? a. Stock up on groceries b. Fill your car with Gas c. Make sure you have fresh batteries in your … Continue reading

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