Fish with this successful midge fly pattern known for landing big trout.

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The Story

This flashy midge pattern is extremely effective when fished as a dropper or beneath a small yarn indicator on slow, clear streams. Spring creek and tailwater trout love the colors and thick thorax profile. Don't be afraid to go small with this fly. With a good drift, even the big trout will munch on the size 22.

Sizes 18, 20, 22.

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Just what I wanted. Exceeded expectations. It's perfect. Just what I needed for my next outing.
Date published: 2021-03-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A must have Midge larva’s are an essential add to everyone’s fly box. These work year round and often when nothing else does.
Date published: 2021-03-18
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Beautifully tied fly. Already fished this fly and got some nice wild browns on a 35 degree day on Spring Creek in Centre county, PA
Date published: 2019-12-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Tailwater Midge This is a great tailwater midge for your Colorado trip.
Date published: 2019-05-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from good fly very good tie. Looks very professional. Hope to fish this weekend.
Date published: 2018-03-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Well built and durable fly. Great little chironomid. Held up to catching multiple decent sized rainbows.
Date published: 2017-10-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great for picky fish This is a great fly to use in clear, high mountain lakes where the fish are picky about what they'll take.
Date published: 2017-05-15
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Go for Red Effective in early Spring Virginia water as trailing nymph. Attracts big trout but more so than other midges seemed to turn off fish after a few casts/fish.
Date published: 2017-04-14
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