You'll want this proven jig fly pattern on hand at all times.

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The Story

This tungsten-headed jig version of the Pheasant Tail is tied on a barbless, European-style hook, which makes it an ideal addition to any Czech-nymphing rig. The tungsten will drop the fly to the bottom quickly, and without a barb on the hook, you'll experience a sharp drop-off in the number of snags on the bottom without sacrificing any fish.

Sizes 12, 14, 16, 18.

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent quality euro nymphs I used Orvis euro nymphs on Virginia streams. They are well tied and they catch fish.
Date published: 2021-01-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great little fly Love these guy in clear water on 6 or 7x. They just catch fish.
Date published: 2020-11-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great jig for tail water nymphing Quality flies at reasonable prices everything you need to catch trout
Date published: 2019-12-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great flys, always Will be used for fly fishing in the eastern Sierras during the spring and summer.
Date published: 2019-05-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best bottom fly I like to use this fly as a bottom fly tied about 1 foot below a Copper John or Hare's Ear. This gets down to the bottom when I am fishing a nymph rig. Really works great. I don't like to use a bobber or lead weight just the flies one heavy one for the bottom fly and one lighter one tied on to the tag end of double surgeons knot and a long piece of 5x fluorocarbon tippet. I've caught fish the fly has held up really well. I have lost some in the trees and snagged on branches or rocks. Overall a great addition to my fly box.
Date published: 2017-09-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very productive fly I fished the Salmon River with my dad and brother today and handed each of them one of these nymphs and tied one on my one rod as well. In three hours we landed 28 trout. It was a nice mix of rainbows, browns and brookies.
Date published: 2016-05-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Snag reducer I fished these bugs last year when a friend of mine gave me a few. I feel they are every bit as effective, if not more, than a conventional tunghead nymph. The big difference here is they don't hang up nearly as much. You lose fewer flies with this style.
Date published: 2016-03-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great nymphs Super with a tenkara rod for checking riffles for rainbows !
Date published: 2015-04-23
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