In a piece recalling his first enchantment with northern pike as a kid and how it guides his fishing today, Jason Tucker’s recent essay “Toothy Critters” is well worth the read. “I’m not paving any new ground, just getting back to my roots,” he writes.
Silk lines are most associated with bamboo rods—a traditional perfect fit like peanut butter and jelly. But recently, Jason Klass tried out silk with Tenkara. Read his thoughts on the performance and efficacy via Tenkara Talk.