Blue Dun Dry Fly – Fly Recipe

blue dun dry fly is a great fly to learn to tie and fish

Blue Dun Dry Fly – Fly Recipe Blue Dun Dry Fly The Blue Dun is another classic trout dry fly pattern that was originated to imitate the early mayfly hatches. These dry flies work for a number of hatches including the Blue Winged Olives, Hendricksons, Blue Quills and Quill Gordons. The Blue dun was the […]

Black Nose Dace bucktail – Fly Recipe

Black nose dace bucktail fly is an imitator of fish

Black Nose Dace bucktail – Fly Recipe Black Nose Dace bucktail In 1947, Art Flick’s Streamside Guide listed only one bucktail, the Black-Nose Dace. The Black Nose Dace bucktail copies many species of small baitfish, such as chubs and dace, that have dark lateral lines. This is a fun fly to fish streamside. Cast out […]

Black Gnat Wet Fly – Fly Recipe

The black gnat wet fly is a simple fly to tie. It is a forgiving fly that really does not need exact precison

Black Gnat Wet Fly – Fly Recipe Black Gnat Wet Fly The Black Gnat is a traditional wet fly I like to fish whenever the fish are not actively feeding on a hatch and bugs are in the air. It’s very effective when fished in this manner – as a searching fly. Additionally, it is […]

Black Ghost Streamer Fly – Fly Recipe

The black ghost streamer fly is meant to be fished on sinking line within the water column

  Black Ghost Streamer Fly – Fly Recipe Black Ghost Streamer Fly Although versions of the Black Ghost streamer fly were tied as early as 1919, the version used today was first introduced in 1927. A well known taxidermist, guide, and an accomplished artist and sculptor by the name of Herb Welsh created the black […]

Black and Orange Wet Fly – Fly Tying Fly Recipe

black & orange wet fly is a fantastic wet to fish mid-depth in flowing streams

Black and Orange Wet Fly – Fly Tying Fly Recipe Black and Orange Wet Fly Fish this fly in medium running clear streams. Strip the line to make it attractive. I find this fly good for pan fish as well. The best hooks for this fly are: Mustad # 3399 Sizes: 10 – 20 Fly […]

American March Brown Dry Fly – Fly Recipe

American March Brown is supposed to imitate a hatch insect

American March Brown Dry Fly – Fly Recipe American March Brown Dry Fly The American March Brown was developed as an imitation of an early mottled wing mayfly. Preston Jennings originated this pattern, with Art Flick. This is one of the many offshoots of adams dry flies and light cahills. The American March Brown is […]