Not too worried about the thread jack, been a long time since we talked. The thread will go where it goes...
So will I....
and Colorado ain't in our plans right now, Texas has been really good to us. We'll be in C Springs in July for about 8 days, I'll get 2 days on the water with the long rod. Maybe we can hit the Canyon?
Bring those Brats, a couple cold ones and that grill..... good times, bud, good times.
#8, 6X long hook
Black 6/0 thread
Tail = red fibers, I used synthetic
Butt = yellow foam, then cut thin and run under the hook shank for the bottom of the body
Rib =brown or grizzly hackle
Wing =deer hair
Hackle = brown or gizzly hackle
Great looking hopper man... I've been tying hoppers too, just a little smaller then yours. They are starting to come out here but they are small and stay samll in the high country so these should work.
Would love to learn how to fly fishing using streamers, I'm so naive and clueless when it comes to it I tied a woolly bugger to my 5x tapered leader and it was funky trying to cast and simply didn't work. Would you guys have any suggestions on what I need to do starting from the colored...
The depths of winter are here but the days are getting longer!
What have you been tying?
Green Drakes while dreaming of wet wading the Poudre?
RS2s for the Ice Box?
Some 2/0 Pike flavors?
Post a pic and show us your work.
16 flies mailed to me by 2/28/18 - PM me for my address
1. COCarp - Big purple prince
2. BigRedFan - Golden Pats
3. fcollinscatcher - ?
4. eastcoastangler - Big woven stone
5. Wiscobert - CDC stonefly
Howdy folks! I'm still ripping lips. I bought a boo blank 3 years ago and finally...