The Hollow Fleye Squid is a phenomenal pattern for Stripers keyed in on schooling Squid at night and during the day. This fly is intricately tied with a variety of techniques that are easy to learn and fun to use in a variety of other streamer patterns. Tune in as Jared teaches you the steps to tie the Hollow Fleye Squid with tips, techniques, and advice for tying this Hollow Fleye-style Squid pattern.
The Mole Fly is a simple pattern that only uses a few materials and a few techniques. Even though it's easy to tie, the pattern can be hugely efficient when fished in the right situation. If you find selective trout feeding just under the surface, this emerging insect imitation could be just what they're looking for. Follow along as Jared shows the step-by-step directions needed to tie this effective pattern.
If you're looking for a productive trout fly pattern for freestone rivers around the world, you've found it. This Stonefly pattern is a great searching pattern, golden stone imitation, and much more. This can be fished under an indicator, with a Euro Nymph Rod, or using a tightline technique. It's also a fun pattern to tie with techniques that can be used on a multitude of other nymph patterns. Tune in as Jared walks us through the step-by-step instructions to tie the Flash Stonefly - then purchase your materials from us and start tying!
The Black Ghost is a traditional feather wing fly that creates the profile of a baitfish or a smelt. These flies have long been used to target brook trout, landlocked salmon, and lake trout in Maine and across the northeastern part of the US. If you prefer to fish with a Trout Spey rod, the Black Ghost is a phenomenal pattern to swing through riffles and runs to fool feeding fish. It's also a lot of fun to tie! Tune in as Jared provides step-by-step instructions to tie this classic fly pattern.
The Renegade is a stellar attractor pattern that works well in both small streams and larger rivers. A classic trout pattern, the Renegade can imitate a hopper or stonefly and works well when fish aren't visible but may eat a larger dry fly. Again, this pattern is pretty simple to tie and worth learning if you plan on doing any serious trout fishing. Tune in as Jared provides step-by-step instructions to tie this must-have trout pattern.
The Perdigon is a hugely productive Euro nymphing pattern that uses sparse materials and an epoxy coating to sink straight to the bottom. This fly has a small profile to imitate a mayfly nymph. Tied on a jig hook with a tungsten bead, this is a staple trout fly for competition anglers and Euro anglers all over the world. Tune in as Jared provides step-by-step instructions to tie this simple, small, heavy mayfly nymph.
If you've spent any time fishing the western US, chances are you've heard/fished a rubber legs. These unassuming, simple stonefly patterns feature a body and legs - that's it - which means they're incredibly easy to tie. Even though they're really simple, trout in the western US feed on large stoneflies under the surface all the time so they're always looking for one of these. This is also a great guide pattern, searching pattern, and dropper. Tune in as Jared provides step-by-step instructions to tie this widely-used pattern and be sure to watch until the end when he gives some lesser-known advice about how to make this pattern even more realistic.
Perhaps one of the most popular river insects across the US is the Caddis. Trout are known for feeding on Caddis in all stages, especially the nymphal stage. This variation of a Caddis Larva sinks easily and bounces along the bottom to fool unsuspecting trout. The lifelike segmented body fools picky trout looking for a large nymphal meal and this fly works well as a dropper off of a dry fly, too. Follow along as Jared takes us through the steps to tie this popular Euro Nymphing pattern.
Have you ever wished you could land a fly softly in shallow water when targeting laid up Stripers or Redfish? This pattern is light and buoyant to fool those finicky fish in inches of water. Stellar action and a sleek profile make this fly one of the best for marsh-like environments. Fish this fly for predatory fish in saltwater and freshwater environments. Targeting Largemouth Bass? This fly is a great baitfish imitation. Follow along as Jared teaches us to tie this simple Homer Rhodes pattern.
The Rainbow Warrior is a killer attractor nymph for the pickiest trout. This pattern works well under an indicator or fished in a Euro-style. Small mayflies make up a large portion of a trout's diet and they're always willing to gulp one down if it's presented correctly. This fly can also be used as a dropper off of a dry fly in shallow water when mayflies are making their way to the surface to hatch. This fly is easy to tie and should be a staple in every avid trout angler's box. Follow along as Jared takes us through the steps needed to tie one of the most popular Mayfly Nymph patterns in the game.