July 29, 2023
56 Roanoke River Pkwy Rd
Roanoke, VA 24014
Introduction to "Tenkara" Japanese Fly Fishing
Saturday, July 29, 2023
Learn about this elegant Japanese fly-fishing method using just a rod, line, and fly. With proper instruction and guidance, this technique can be quick to learn and intuitive. Topics will include casting, locating fish, and a mini fly-tying demo. Participants will also get an introduction to aquatic insect life cycles - macro-invertebrates and the importance of water quality. This workshop is presented by Dr. Kevin Kelleher, author of “Tenkara: Radically Simple Fly Fishing”. Program meets at Journey’s End.