The Hot Spot Jig Nymph is a productive winter and spring time pattern here in the Black Hills.
- Hook: Syndicate Nymph Midge Emerger Hook Black CH400BK size 10-16
- Bead: Slotted Tungsten Bead Nickel or Black Nickel sized to match hook
- Thread: UTC 70 Denier
- Tail: Coq de Leon Fibers
- Abdomen:Hareline Rainbow Scud Dubbing
- Thorax: Hareline Ice...
Tying the Squirrel Zonker Fly
The Squirrel Zonker Fly is great looking and has excellent movement in the water. This pattern is easy to tie and very durable, thanks to the reinforcement from the Clear Cure Goo head. Squirrel Zonker Strips are now widely available and come in a variety of colors, which means the Squirrel Zonker Fly can be tied in many color schemes. Our best luck has been with brown, black, and gray. A white underbelly seems to be a trigger with this pattern. We tie the squirrel zonker in...
Tying Dave’s Tie Dyed Baetis Nymph
In need of a bright and psychedelic baetis nymph that makes even the biggest trout stop and say “That’s far out, man”. Look no further. Dave’s Tie Dyed Baetis is here. The Tied Dyed Baetis combines some of the coolest new materials in one vibrant package. This nymph will do some major damage on your favorite tailwater. The rainbow tungsten bead from Hareline Dubbin, Barred Mayfly tails, and CCG make one wicked combination. Think of this fly as a hybrid between the rainbow warrior and lightning...