Saying that fishing in the winter is “technical” is being generous. The guides on our fly rods will regularly clog with ice, the invertebrates are small, the fish congregate into deep pools, and their feeding is sporadic and lethargic. “The Answer” to your winter fishing woes are solved in this little pattern! The size and profile are spot-on for the young mayfly nymphs found in your winter waters, while the orange class beadhead and blue wire body add the essential spark to wake up slow moving trout and bring on a strike!
By: Peter Stitcher