Chewee Caddis Larva Pattern
Chewee skin is a great material for adding realistic bodies to fly patterns. In this video UV Chewee skin is used to create a simple to tie, but realistic looking caddis larva pattern.
- Hook: Umpqua C300BL Size 10-14
- Bead: Tungsten Bead
- Thread: UTC 70 Denier
- Tail:Natural CDC
- Abdomen: Caddis Green UV Chewee Skin
- Thorax: Black Hareline Dubbin
Craneflies are under represented in most fly angler’s boxes. In my local streams cranefly larva are incredibly effective, especially in the spring when water flows rise. This chewee skin pattern was first seen as an offering from Brookside flies. With the availability of chewee skin we started tinkering with the material and figured out how to tie it. Tie a half dozen of these and make room in your fly box for them; you will be glad you did.
- Hook: Daiici...