Favorite flies

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bigsteel
okay you can have 2 go to dry patterns and 2 go to nymph patterns and 1 go to streamer pattern,,,,,whats everyones choice...

dry
1.peacock stimulator
2.tan elk hair caddis

nymph.
1.gabriels trumpet
2.silveys caddis pupa

streamer.
1.olive wooley bugger
 
O
OnTheFly
calibeatis compara dun
elk hair caddis

flashback pheasant tail
green Teeny nymph

olive crystal bugger or carey special
 
troutdude
troutdude
Dry? don't remember (it's been years since I've flyfished...although I am about to get back into the game)

Black or dark green Jim Teeny nymph

Black or Olive Green beadhead Woolly Bugger (sometimes brown too)
 
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steelhead_stalkers
My brother in law catches a lot of steelhead on hairs ears in natural. He will run two of them, might be something to try.
 
M
Markcanby
Dry BWO

Nymph Copper John
 
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troutjunkie88
parachute adams & prince nymph w/ rubber legs
 
Irishrover
Irishrover
Dry
calibeatis sparkling dun
elk hair caddis

Nymph
Gold ribbed hais ear
prince nymph

Streamer
olive crystal bugger...aka green wooly bugger with a soft hackel tied behind;)
 
troutdude
troutdude
Ummm...not to hijack...and I am a newbie...but, what about adding Terrestrials? Just a thought...

I caught some w/ ant patterns.
 
L
lilsalmon
Dry
1. Elk hair caddis
2. Adams parachute

Nymph
1. The real little greenish sparkly one :D (prefer dry fly)
 
S
steelhead_slayer
dry: 1 no see em
2 mosquito

nymph: 1 peacock stone
2 deadly attraction(actually a dry-fish it wet)

streamer: trying to find a good one:think:
 
E
everett464
Dry:
Sofa Pillow (Rust in the fall, Chartreuse in the Spring)
EHC (to match the hatch as closely as possible)

Nymph: (go big or go home)
#8 2x long Mega Prince
#10 Possie Bugger

Streamer:
Orange accented Intruder (I know it's not technically a streamer, but it is undeniably effective. Now, if I could figure out how to tie one in less than 2 hours.)
 
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tnffishman
Dry: stone fly

All time Favorite Fly= Green Teeny Nymph
 
F
fisherwilly
Drys: 1: Parachute adams 2:quill wing caddis (catch way more fish than elk hair, but isn't very bouyant)

Nymph 1:hairs ear 2: copper john

Streamer: All black bugger
 
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everett464
quill wing caddis (catch way more fish than elk hair, but isn't very bouyant)
I tie those with a palmered hackle under the wing, that is two sizes smaller than the hook (size 18 hackle for size 14 fly). It really keeps the back end up.
 
Troutski
Troutski
I love nymph fishing, Golden Stone or Woolly Bugger....I still haven't caught a fish on a dry fly; must not be holding my mouth right...

Chuck
 
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eggs
the brown kinda blackish grey one... i foget the name.. but it catches fish..


"Dave what is this one called??"

"Jim you think this thing will catch a fish??"
 
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OnTheFly
eggs said:
the brown kinda blackish grey one... i foget the name.. but it catches fish..


"Dave what is this one called??"

"Jim you think this thing will catch a fish??"

Are you talking about a Carey Special?
 
E
eggs
:D sure that one will work!
 
B
bigsteel
eggs said:
the brown kinda blackish grey one... i foget the name.. but it catches fish..


"Dave what is this one called??"

"Jim you think this thing will catch a fish??"

its called the EGGS special!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
 
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FishFiddle
Hey BigSteel, can you post a photo of your peacock stimulator? I'm having a hard time finding one and I like the sound of it.
 

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