Originally Posted by rmalling
I hardly ever fish Stones unless I know a hatch is near/past. Do you think they could be a good winter fly to get my 2 fly rig down deep? Can fish get scared off by such a large fly when they're used to size 22 midges all day long?
Interesting question for sure. I don't think they do for the most part... I have used an analid as a lead fly in crystal clear water and had a lot of success.