Sunday, June 12, 2016

Reese's Tactical Nymph

As the water starts to subside on some of the rivers in the next couple of weeks, this moderately easy but effective pattern should be in your arsenal. Great little general nymph to mimic so many different bugs by using different wire and hero. Give this pattern a try, twist up a few.

Hook: Orvis Tactical Czech Nymph Hook, Sz: 12-16
Bead: Gold Tungsten
Thread: UTC 70- Brown
Tail: Amber Krystal Flas
Body Wire - Amber Ultra Wire
Body Herl: Tan Ostrich Herl 
Thorax: Peacock UV Ice Dubbing ( Dubbing Loop)
( can be tied in different color combinations to mimic general bugs on 
your river )