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Morris Boatman

Morris Boatman

Morris Boatman Fly Tying Video Instructions The Morris Boatman is a little known late season stillwater pattern developed by fly tier Skip Morris.  The Morris Boatman imitates a small water boatman and these little bugs get very active late in the season.  Huge trout will chase these little bugs down like missiles.  There is nothing like a water… Continue Reading

Herman’s Glass Scud

Herman’s Glass Scud

Herman’s Glass Scud Fly Tying Video Instructions The Herman’s Glass Scud is a simplified version of Herman’s Latex Scud.  The Herman’s Glass Scud is a very realistic scud pattern, which is great for tailwaters and scud infested spring creeks.  Herman’s Glass Scud can be tied in several colors, with Tan and Olive being the most… Continue Reading

Articulated Copper John

Articulated Copper John

Articulated Copper John Fly Tying Video Instructions The Articulated Copper John is a “wiggle” version of the classic Copper John Nymph.  The Articulated Copper John can be tied in many colors.  Red is probably the most popular color and also Herman’s favorite  The Articulated Copper John is a nicely weighted nymph.  The tungsten bead and… Continue Reading

Redheaded CDC Callibaetis

Redheaded CDC Callibaetis

Redheaded CDC Callibaetis Nymph Fly Tying Video Instructions The Redheaded CDC Callibaetis is a great lake and stillwater pattern.  The Redheaded CDC Callibaetis is great when fished behind a larger fly, such as a Woolly Bugger or Leech.  The Redheaded CDC Callibaetis is more colorful and “catchy” version of a Callibaetis pattern.  The extra color… Continue Reading

ND Hula Damsel

ND Hula Damsel

ND Hula Damsel Fly Tying Video Instructions The ND Hula Damsel is a Hula Damsel tied with Neutral Density in mind.  This allows for the ND (Neutral Density) Hula Damsel to ride near the surface of the water and stay high in the water column.  The Hula Damsel has a “wiggle” tail that gives the… Continue Reading