Nymphs

Black hares ear

Black hares ear nymph

The black hares ear is an effective imitation for black stonefly nymphs and other dark nymphs. I have had incredible success using a #8 Black hares ear during the giant black stonefly hatch in late April and May in the Adirondacks. Fishing it...

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Golden CDC prince

Golden CDC prince

The Golden CDC prince is a weighted variation of the classic Prince nymph. The addition of CDC adds realistic movement and traps tiny air bubbles creating a unique effect. I have had enough success with this fly that I decided to add it to my website!

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Isonychia Nymph

Isonychia nymph

The Isonychia is a fast swimming and very fun nymph pattern to fish. Casting this pattern around boulders and giving it action often produces aggressive strikes.

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Mini Muddler

min muddler Adirondack trout fly

The Mini Muddler is a Fran Betters variation of the classic Muddler Minnow. It can be fished as a dry fly imitating a caddis or stonefly. I like to fish it with a slight skittering action up and across the current. Fished in the surface film it...

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Silver and CDC

Silver and CDC

Every season I experiment with new patterns. The Silver and CDC has proven itself as an effective stonefly nymph and general attractor pattern. My clients and I have found it especially successful in stained and high water.

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Copper John

Copper John

The copper John has become one of the most popular modern fly designs. John Barr created a very durable fast sinking pattern that effectively matches many mayfly nymphs.

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Hares ear

Hares ear nymph

The Hares ear nymph is a staple in most fly boxes all over the world. This Ffy catches fish!

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Montana Stone Fly

Montana stone fly nymph

The Montana stone fly is a simple effective pattern and a standard pattern in many fly boxes.

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Pheasant tail hot spot

Pheasant tail hot spot

The Hot spot nymph is an effective attractor pattern. It's often one of my go to patterns for tandem nymph rigs.

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Pheasant Tail nymph

Pheasant Tail nymph

The Pheasant Tail nymph can be used to imitate a wide variety of aquatic nymphs.

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Prince nymph

Prince nymph,

The Prince nymph is one of my favorite nymph patterns. If I could only pick one fly to bring to the river it might be the Prince.

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Rubber leg prince nymph (Mr rubber legs)

Mr Rubber legs

This is a big and heavy attractor nymph pattern that I started tying this spring. After catching many fish and selling a ton of them at the local fly shop I decided it was time to introduce it to my website. I love to use it as the Anchor fly on a tandem rig.

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Zebra midge

Zebra midge, bead head nymph, trout flies,best trout flies,

The Zebra midge is an effective and simple midge pattern to use when the fish are feeding below the surface on tiny nymphs. Its bead head breaks the surface film of the water and helps it sink to the appropriate depth.

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Lightning Stone

Lightning Stone Fly, Stone Fly nymph

I use this nymph as a prospecting fly with a lot of luck in pocket water.

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Bead Head Caddis

Bead Head Caddis

The bead helps the nymph sink to where the fish are. It is great on a two fly dropper rig or alone. I catch more fish on this classic pattern then any other nymph.

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Bead Head Pickett Pinn

Bead Head pickett pinn

The bead head picket pinn can be fished as nymph, a wet fly or a streamer. I have fished it on a dead drift on the swing and swimming it up current all with success. Its a versatile pattern and has been a long time favorite of many anglers.

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Bead Head Prince Nymph

Bead Head Prince Nymph

This is a classic nymph pattern responsible for catching many trout.

  • Price: $2.15