Tying the CDC Thorax Dun This video shows how to tie the CDC Thorax Dun in the style of Rene Harrop. This is a versatile pattern that can be tied in several sizes and colors to match many mayfly species. The coloration in this video matches that of a Blue Winged Olive or Baetis Mayfly. […]
Fly Tying Video- Barr’s Vis-a-Dun Baetis Purchase materials to tie the Vis a Dun CDC Thorax Dun Fly Tying Materials Hook: Daiichi 1100 or Tiemco 100 Dry Fly Hook size 14-22 Thread: 70 Denier Ultra Thread Wing: Poly Yarn Dun or Light Gray Tail: Coq de Leon Fibers Abdomen: Nature’s Spirit Fine Natural Dubbing Legs/Hackle: […]
The tungsten quill emerging nymph works well on selective fish. The slim profile sinks quickly, and the segmentation of the quill body adds fish catching realism.
Tying the Tungsten Quill Emerging Nymph
Learn to tie the Quill Body Emerging Nymph. A great fly for finicky trout. Use with traditional, czech, spanish, or french nymphing styles. Alter the colors to match the mayfly species in your stream or river.
Fly Tying with Hans- Parachute Adams Dry Fly from Dakota Angler & Outfitter on Vimeo. Tying the Parachute Adams Dry Fly Learn to tie the Parachute Adams Dry Fly. This pattern is indispensable- tie it in sizes 12-22 and you can match just about any hatch. The Parachute Adams is primarily used as a mayfly […]
The Blue Winged Olive is a classic dry fly for fishing just about any trout stream in the country. The traditionally hackled style of tying is a great choice for riffled and faster moving water. The upright hackle tip wings of the Blue Winged Olive take some practice, but look great on the finished fly. Tie the Blue Winged Olive in sizes 14-22. Here in the Black...