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Lefty Kreh on tenkara

Lefty Kreh on tenkara The Hatch Magazine’ s Tom Sadler wrote an article about tenkara and Lefty Kreh’s thoughts on tenkara. We were excited to hear both a big name like Lefty (change his tune on “tenkara is just a fad“) on the same page we are and to see it in print. So much […]
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Paul Vertrees says Farewell

Paul Vertrees started his tenkara guiding career here at RIGS Fly Shop in 2012, traveling each summer to the Western Slope to guide tenkara trips on our regional waters. He became an active voice in the tenkara community throughout Colorado, representing RIGS with talks at the Denver Fly Fishing Show, Zen Fly Fishing Tenkara Winter Series and Backcountry […]
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TENKARA: Backcountry Perfection!

Backcountry tenkara with RIGS gives you the opportunity to learn or expand your existing knowledge of tenkara in some of the most beautiful backcountry waters in the SW Colorado region. Tenkara, the traditional Japanese method of fixed-line fly fishing, is the perfect backcountry tool for high, wild trout streams! Our local streams in the northern […]
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Tenkara Weekend Getaway – Spring 2015

RIGS Annual Tenkara Getaway Series                       April 17-18-19, 2015 It’s nearing time for our annual spring Tenkara Weekend Getaway at RIGS! Immerse yourself in expert on-the-water tenkara instruction, fishing on a gold-medal tailwater, and lots of extras including the history of tenkara; rod, line, and fly pattern selection; tenkara casting fundamentals; frontcountry and backcountry tenkara […]
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Tenkara Winter Series

Join RIGS Tenkara guide Paul Vertrees and our friends at ZEN Fly Fishing Gear in Loveland – January 24th 2015 at the Tenkara Winter Series. The Tenkara Winter Series  will delve into tenkara, the fixed-line method of fly fishing, and explore various elements, applications and its place within the outdoor arena. Zen Tenkara by Zen Fly […]
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