Ed McCoy's Amphibious Assault (Night Fishing/Frog)
The McCoy’s Amphibious Assault is a frog pattern that Ed McCoy developed for fishing at night for Trophy Trout. Frogs are often an overlooked meal readily available to fish. Frogs tend to reside along most of the streams we frequently fish in Northern Michigan. McCoy’s Amphibious Assault has been an absolute butt kicker for Ed for several seasons. If you follow Mangled Fly social or Ed McCoy you have seen several really big trout caught the past several seasons. Most of them have been on the Amphibious Assault. The combination of the hook to shank attachment, blending of materials, and...
Fly Tying 101 - Wooly Bugger
The wooly bugger is the platform fly to all streamers, this easy and quick to tie fly has caught fish all over the world in someway or another. This wooly bugger in the video is extra buggy! using bigger chenille for the body it really makes the fly stand out, but you can tie this fly with what ever you want and in what ever colors you want! Materials -Hook: Size 2 2461 (+)Bead: Copper Cone Head size Med (+)Tail: Black Wooly Bugger Marabou (+)Flash: Krystal Flash Rainbow (+)Rib: Black Schlappen (+) Body: Black Chenille (+)To Add All To Cart (+)...
Lynch's D & D
Awesome streamer when looking for that fast working fly or where you want that jerk bait style strip and pause. Original pattern from Tommy Lynch, this version cuts out 3.5 inches of leather from the rabbit strips for a much lighter fly with the same great action. Materials:Add to cart (+) Hooks: Ahrex trout predator #2, Ahrex TP650 #1 (+)Flash: mixed gold flashabou and mirage opal polar flash (+)Body: gold UV polar chenille (+)Collars: white and gold variant rabbit strips (+)Wings: Mallard flanks (+)Head: natural deer belly hair (+)Eyes: 5mm living eyes (+)Thread: White 140 veevus (+)UV cure: Loon UV Thick &...
Laser Dub Boogieman
A spin on another pattern that's probably in almost every streamer fisherman's box, Kelly Galloup's Boogieman. With the "complex twist" for the body, and a marked up laser dub head...this fly puts a spin on a classic that's sure to get the job done. Materials:Add to cart (+) Hook: sz 4 & sz 2 Ahrex Trout Predator (+)Tail/hook junction: olive marabou (+)Flash: Red Krystal flash (+)Body: spun olive schlappen and olive/copper polar chenille (+)Eyes: large dumbbell (+)Wings: mallard flank (+)Head: olive laser dub (+) --> ADD ALL TO CART <--
Articulated Sparkle Minnow
Coffey's Sparkle Minnow, if it swims...Good chance it will eat this streamer. This version ties in the white underbelly versus the dubbing loop method, which seems to slip out a lot after some use. Materials:Add to cart (+) Hooks: AHREX trout predator 2 and 4 (+)Tail: Olive and Cream marabou (+)Tail Flash: Copper Krystal flash (+)Body: gold ice dub (+)Underside: minnow belly ice dub (+)Head: Medium Bait Fish Head (+)Thread: Veevus 100D White (+) --> ADD ALL TO CART <--