This event is made extra awesome because of the incredible and generous tenkara fly fishing community. Special thanks to them for their collaborative spirit, encouragement, participation and support through amazing donations. Here's a list of our 2016 donors:

Dave Burchett of Dave B. Designs

Richard  Kolodny of

Brandon Moon of Moonlit Fly Fishing

Anthony Naples of Three Rivers Tenkara (Anthony also designed our T-Shirts and Posters and will include a dozen flies)

Arbor Anglers, Golden Colorado

Front Range Anglers, Boulder, Colorado

Royal Gorge Anglers, Canon City, Colorado

Full Day Guided Trip for 1 with Paul Vertrees. Either Grape Creek, Badger Creek or Beaver Creek (guide's choice). To be scheduled After September 1, 2016 Saturday or Sunday. Values at $375.00

St. Peters Fly Shop, Fort Collins, Colorado

Chris Stewart of TenkaraBum

Elkhorn Fly Shop, Loveland, Colorado

Western Anglers, Grand Junction, Colorado

Woody Creek Distillers, Basalt, Colorado

Zen Tenkara

A first of it's kind....


Zen Hat, T-Shirt and line packs.

Tenkara Winter Series 2016 Fly Tyers:

Michael McFarland, Connor Murphy, Jason Haddix, Chris Krueger, Joe Egry

Our awesome TWS, 2016 Fly Tyers will be donating all the flies that they tie during the event and they'll be giveaways to some lucky winners