tied by trevally Fly Type:Nymphs, Target Species:Steelhead, Recommended Region:Other, Imitation:Stone Flies, Material List: hook: TMC 206BL sz.12-14
thread: 12/0 Benecchi (dk. brown)
tag: Ice Dub (peacock black)
tails: goose biots (black)
abdomen: V-rib (midge amber- mark back 1/2 w/ a black marker)
wincase: Virtual Nymph Stonefly wing buds (colored to suite)
hackle/legs: Whiting Bugger Pack (black)
head: 12/0 Benecchi (dk. brown) Tying Instructions: Will include later; have to attend to the babies at the moment. Presentation Tips: This pattern works particularly well from the late winter through spring in trout and steelhead streams with a resident population of early black stones (taeniopteryx). Fish it under an indicator or high stick nymph it for the best results. It is even productive when swung like a wet fly in the surface film.
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GreenCaddis Medium Briefcase Fly Box 9.5" x 7" x 2.5" Good for large flies This box will hole a good number of large flies, without crushing them. If you are going to throw big streamers from a boat or just transport a lot of large flies, this box will be perfect. It is not water proof and the latches are just so so (that's why the 3 stars for quality).But as long as you d... read more
GC3769 - Wet Fly & Nymph, 2X Heavy, Sproat bend, Bronze Decent find! Though I've yet to fish with them, these hooks seem well worth the money so far. When tying on them you get plenty of time to look them over and test their strength somewhat. They're sharp with well-formed eyes and seem plenty sturdy enough to land most fish I'll likely tag with them.
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