The Clouser Minnow is arguably one of the most successful streamer patterns ever invented, particularly for smallmouth bass. This fly works in rivers, lakes, saltwater – nearly everywhere. Don’t be caught without a few Clousers on your next trip!
Classic soft hackles are fun to tie, and they catch a ton of fish! Hans ties a Partridge & Hare Soft Hackle in this video. This fly is a killer dropper off of a dry fly or swung during a caddis hatch!