December 23, 2016



Wish your health, lack and big fish. Tight line!

December 19, 2016

December 04, 2016

Catfish in Tokyo

 I went to lure fishing to Tamagawa river in Tokyo on Saturday. Tamagawa river is the most popular  river in Tokyo and we can fishing for Carp, Catfish, Smallmouth bass and Sea bass. Usually I'm fishing for smallie at daytime and for catfish at night.

November 17, 2016

Sea bass fishing in Tamagawa river

We often go to kayak fishing for Japanese Sea bass to Tokyo bay. But we can Sea bass fishing from river bank if you want to go quick fishing at evening. 

November 06, 2016

Oikawa / Pale chub fishing on fly

Hideyuki and I went to fly fishing for "Oikawa", Japanese pale chub. This is Hideyuki's first trial of fly fishing.


October 10, 2016

Fly fishing at evening and morning in Iriomote Island

My family and I went to Iriomote island where is almost southwest end of Japan and mangrove jungle island. There is subtropical island.

September 26, 2016

Last fishing at Oshino in 2016 season

It was last weekend in September and it mean also last weekend before off season of trout fishing of many stream.
And Yoshi and I went to "Oshino" in hard rain.

September 20, 2016

Colorado style meets Japanese trout! Day 2

Kevin and I went to "Oshino", the spring creek on 2nd day. Oshino is the mecca of fly fishing in Japan and many fly fishermen gathering at popular point every time.

Colorado style meets Japanese trout! Day 1

My friend Kevin came to Tokyo from Colorado and went to fly fishing two days.
First day, we went to "Yozawa fly fishing stream" that is a private mountain river in Tokyo. And it takes two hours from Shinjuku, one of biggest terminal in Tokyo by train and bus.

It seem like a picture of "A River Runs Through It", right?!

September 12, 2016

Yamame, Brown and Rainbow

I went to fly fishing to "Yozawa fly fishing stream", one of private trout river in Tokyo and it takes two hours by train and bus from Shinjuku major station.

September 05, 2016

Casual fly fishing for small chub in Tokyo

The big typhoons came three times in a month and the stream is high rise too much in mountain river. So it's difficult for fly fishing in there.
And I went to casual fly fishing to Tamagawa, urban river in Tokyo.

August 28, 2016

Rainbow in hard rain

Ed and I went to fly fishing to the private river in Saitama prefecture.

Nice smile, Ed!

August 10, 2016

August 02, 2016

Trip again for Salvelinus on fly fishing

Went to Fukui prefecture again for Salvelinus fishing. There is a rain forest that something fairy lives. It's true!

July 13, 2016

Salvelinus trip for the first time in almost a year

Our three Salvelinus lovers were gathering at Fukui prefecture in Japan. There is pretty fantastic place!

July 03, 2016

June 20, 2016

At local mountain stream

Went to quick fishing just two ours with my friend. It was too much fine day and slow however finally he got a small Yamame on lure.

June 14, 2016

Smallies on fly in lake Hibara

Our team and I went to annual fishing trip to lake Hibara, Fukusshima pref. for Smallmouth bass.

Mt Bandai on the lake.

We had been camping and go to fishing on kayak.

June 10, 2016

May 30, 2016

Third times Oshino in May.

Yoji and I went to "Oshino" on Sunday.
He said "I have ten more career of fly fishing but I'm bigener yet because I went to just one or two times fishing every year".
Yoji, no problem. Certainly fly fishing is Not easy. But the Nature will teach us how to catch a fish.
Let's go!

May 24, 2016

Second times Oshino in May

Snuf and I went to fly fishing to Oshino, May 22. It was second times in Oshino for me.
Snuf was my Bass fishing friend from over 10 years ago, and it is third season of his fly fishing this year. He is still beginner yet but got two nice trout in the day!

May 19, 2016

About May and June

Recently I received some Email that inquiry about fishing in May and June in Japan.

May 09, 2016

Fly fishing in fresh green in Oshino

Yoshi and I went to Oshino district in Katsuragawa river, Yamanashi and there is one of our favorite place.

Yoshi got nice rainbow on humpy dryfly at evening time.

April 23, 2016

A season first trout at local river

I went to local river and got a season first rainbow in the river. It was peaceful Spring day.

April 17, 2016

Hanami and quick-fishing at Oshino

I went to Hanami and sightseeing to our usual fishing place "Oshino". There is the river in famous spring water place "Oshino-Hakkai" area that is close to Mt. Fuji and also a part of World heritage.

April 03, 2016

"Hanami" kayaking in downtown of Tokyo

We went to "Hanami" by kayak. It was cloudy and a little bit cold but best blooming Cherry blossom in Tokyo!

March 28, 2016

First fishing trip to Oshino in new season

It was fishing trip to our usual trout stream "Oshino district" in Katsuragawa river, Yamanashi pref.

There is the spring creek beside Mt Fuji.

March 20, 2016

A flowerscape

I found a fantastic flower zone in a stream side.

I'm happy even catch no fish... It's Spring now!

March 06, 2016

Caught nothing on first day of trout season

It's March and started trout fishing season in almost rivers in Tokyo area.
My friend WH and I went to trout fishing last Saturday. 

One of local stream.

January 27, 2016

How to tie an easy "foam beetle"!

It's cheep materials, tying easy and effective for smallie, bluegill and trout.


January 11, 2016


Turkey, grouse, partridge, pheasant, mallard, goose, rooster and more... Lots of feather and whisky.

January 06, 2016

Bread and fly. Fishing trip for carp

I went to casual fishing trip for carp to a rice field in Kanagawa pref. Japan. It takes about 100 minutes by train from Shinjuku station that is one of biggest station in the world.

This is my first fish on bread in 2016

January 01, 2016

Fishing guide in Tokyo, 2020

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