Fly of the Month

Fly of the Month

Fly Tying Evening

Date: Monday 17 September 2018 - 7.30pm
Venue: Tararua Tramping Club Library

 

Caddis Nymphs

Caddis form one of the most important food sources for trout particularly the larva or pupa stage.  Nymph hooks generally have a heavier wire and longer shanks than dry fly hooks.

Hook   TMC 3761 size 12-14
Thread   6/0 or 8/0
Body   Poly dubbing, assorted colours
Tail   Feather or hair fibres
Rib   Copper or silver wire