Tying Small Flies, Hardback Book

Tying Small Flies Hardback


Midge larvae and pupae, tiny parachutes, floating nymphs, micro scuds, tiny antsChoosing the right hook, thread, wire, and amount of weight for small flies plus 75 patterns, including Brassie, RS-2, Renegade, Gold-Ribbed Hare's Ear, Griffith's GnatForeword by John GierachTaking trout on lightweight rods with flies as small as size 20 and 30 is a challenge.

Learn to imitate midges' trailing shucks and drowned adults, tie tiny parachutes and white-winged Tricos, and create patterns that mimic microcaddis and micro scuds.

Engle covers small-fly history, tying tools, and materials.

Tips on fishing techniques come from Ed Engle's 30 years of experience fishing small flies on the South Platte River.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 231 pages
  • Publisher: Stackpole Books
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  • Category: Fishing, angling
  • ISBN: 9780811700825

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