The Brodhead Chapter of Trout Unlimited is happy to announce its first annual fly tying contest, "Bring home the Benjamin," sponsored in part by Scott Cesari’s Fly Tying. The contest is part of the chapter’s ongoing effort to raise money for the various conservation and restoration projects... [ READ MORE... ]
I put this together today just kind of making it up as I went along and came out with what I think is kind of like a hybrid Hare's Ear/ Copper John. I'd appreciate any feedback or opinions on how to make it better. I tied a few in tan and dark hare's ear as well. Here's the recipe:
Hook: Umpqua... [ READ MORE... ]
If you know someone interested in trying out fly fishing this is a perfect oppurtunity to find out what it is all about.
Please join us for our May general membership meeting (open to the public) at the Hughes' Cancer Center in East Stroudsburg, PA for presentation on Casting for Recovery.
The 2014 Wasatch Expo is March 28-29th at the South Towne Expo Center in Sandy, Utah. Proceeds from the event benefit Trout Unlimited and Federation of Fly Fishers conservation projects.
The purpose of the Wasatch Fly Fishing and Fly Tying Expo is to create an event to bring together anglers and... [ READ MORE... ]
A FLY FOR ALL SEASONS
I stepped into the river below a deep pool and cast upstream to the head of the pool. The line fell gently on the water with a curve to the right, keeping the leader away from the fly. The fly floated high and dry for a few feet and WHAM, a... [ READ MORE... ]
Hear a presentation with Aaron Jasper.
HOOK: TMC 206BL (Caddis larva, emergers, curved shank, fine wire, 2x short)
THREAD: 8/0 Black
ABDOMEN: Polish Quill Natural
UV RESIN: Deer Creek Diamond Fine
PARACHUTE POST: Foam strip
Step 1: Make smooth and even wrap of thread on hook.
Step 2: Tie in the... [ READ MORE... ]
Hook: TMC 2487BL size #10 & 12Thread: UTC Olive G.S.P. 100Body: 2mm Tan foamUNderbody: Hare-line Ice Dub Caddis GreenLegs: Barred & Speckled Crazy Legs PumpkinWing: Premo Deer Hair- White, Olive, Yellow
Simple and effective pattern that is easy to tie and catches fish because of its multi-... [ READ MORE... ]
Tail: Teal flank feathers
UV Resin: Deer Creek Diamond Fine
Thorax: Thin Skin
Dubbing: Color to match
Legs: Teal flank feathers
1. Make neat and even wraps on hook.
2. Tie in the tail.
3. Tie in the biot. I like to tie my biot with the notch facing up for a... [ READ MORE... ]