Posts in Category: Fly Patterns


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Shuswap Minnow

Shuswap Minnow Menu

Hidden Lake Special Chironomid

Hidden Lake Special Chironomid Menu

Pumpkin Head Woolly Bugger

Pumpkin Head Woolly Bugger Menu

Light Brite Buzzer Chironomid

Light Brite Buzzer Menu

BH Prince Nymph

BH Prince Nymph Menu

Flashy Leech

Flashy Leech Menu
Flashy Leach Red
Flashy Leach Multi 2

Idaho Nymph

Idaho Nymph Menu

Pheasant Tail Nymph

Pheasant Tail Nymph Menu

Royal Coachman

Royal Coachman Menu

Black Stimulator

Stimulator Black Menu

Swindler Fly

Swindler Fly Menu

Bug Eyed Damsel

Bug Eyed Damsel Menu

Kings Scud

Kings Scud Menu

Foam Beetle

Foam Beetle Menu

Cormorant Fry Fly

Cormorant Fry Fly Menu

Khrystal Spinner

Krystal Spinner Menu

Winged Pumpkin Head

Winged Pumpkin Head Menu

Caddis Emerger

Hook: 4X long #8 to #12

Thread: 6/0 or 8/0 Black

Abdomen: Dark olive sparkle chenille

Wing: Partridge (Coat back side with Dave’s Flex Cement) pulled down

Thorax: Light olive dubbing

Wing Case: Pheasant tail

Hackle: (Legs) Natural deer hair – or 6 pieces

Chrystal Boatman

Hook: Scud or Curved Pupa hook, size 12-14  

Thread: 6/0 or 8/0 black or brown  

Shellback: Pheasant tail or brown turkey  

Body: Peacock crystal chenille – medium  

Legs: Super Floss – brown or dark olive

Burlap Nymph


Hook: 3X or 4X long size #8 or #10

Thread: 6/0 Black or Camel

Tail: (optional) natural red pheasant tail fibres

Rib: Copper wire (fine)

Abdomen: String from a burlap bag (make sure it does not go too dark when wet)

Thorax: Peacock hearl

Wing Case: Pheasant tail fibres (optional – brown sparkle yarn)

Hackle: Pheasant tail fibres – tips of wing case (optional – partridge hackle)


Deer Hair Body Caddis

Hook: Standard shank dry fly hook size #8 to#12

Thread: 6/0 Black or colour to match deer hair

Body: Deer hair

Tail: Deer hair (tips of body material)

Wing: Deer hair

Head: Deer hair (butt end of body material)

Foam Beetle


Mayfly Nymph


Doc Spratley


Callibaetis Nymph


Mohair Leech




Acetate Bloodworm

Ice Cream Cone