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Tried and true caddis pattern for spring steelhead, but the trout don't mind eating it either. Add a tungsten bead for a nice dropper fly. Materials:Add to cart (+) Thread: black 6/0 veevus (+)Hook: Kona USP #10 (+)Body: caddis green ice dub (+)Rib: chartreuse ultra wire brassie (+)Hackle: partridge/soft hackle of choice (+)Head: dark hares ear dub (+) --> ADD ALL TO CART <--
Does it work better than a regular Pat's? Maybe...Maybe not, but it looks cool and breaks up your stonefly monotony. Materials:Add to cart (+) Hook: daiichi 4647 or Core C4647 sz 8 jig hook (+)Bead: black 3/16 slotted tungsten bead (+)Lead: .025 spooled lead wire (+)Body: black/brown stonefly chenille (+)Tail and Legs : Medium MFC barred sexifloss (+)Thread: 6/0 brown veevus (+) --> ADD ALL TO CART <--
This is a lethal fly that has accounted for hundreds and hundreds of trout and steelhead. It's effectiveness lies in it's simplicity. With only dubbing and wire, you can't ask for a simpler fly variant. Lots of different dubbing types, wire, and hooks will work fine for this bug. MATERIALS:(+) add to cart Hook: Firehole 551 #12 (+)or Umpqua C450 (+)or Ahrex fw551 (+)Weight: .015 lead wire (+)Bead: 1/8" 3.3mm Gold Slotted Tungsten Bead (+)Thread: Uni Thread 6/0 Olive (+)or Veevus 6/0 Fl Yellow Chartreuse (+)Body: Hareline Dubbin Olive Hare's Ear (+)or Hare's Ear Plus Olive (+)or Hare's Ear Natural (+)or Hare's Ice...