The Temple Fork Outfitters tenkara rod included in the PatagoniaSimple Fly Fishing 10ft 6in Kit has a medium-fast action and a versatilelength that works great in a variety of situations and is ideal for wet flyfishing. The beauty of tenkara fishing is in its back-to-basics simplicity andease of delicate, well-laced presentations; there is no need to worry about areel or tons of equipment. Everything you need to get out on the water catchingfish is right here. In addition to the rod, the kit includes floating tenkara line, leader, a dozen soft-hackle flies, quick setupguide, storage bag, spare rod parts, and the book and video.The acclaimed book, Simple Fly Fishing: Techniques for Tenkara andRod and Reel, by Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard and noted fly fishermen MauroMazzo and Craig Matthews, provides a great deal of advice for fishing with dryflies, nymphs, and wet flies and streamers. It focuses on a wide variety ofwaters, from fast-moving rivers to alpine lakes and features many detailed drawings,photographs, and anecdotes from many years spent on the river.