Category: The Flies

Posted in Great Smoky Mountain Series Nymphs The Flies

Tellico Nymph – Fly Tying Instructions

The first fly in my Great Smoky Mountain Series, the Tellico Nymph is one of the most popular fly patterns to come out of the…

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Posted in Mike Valla Streamer Series Streamers The Flies

Pink Lady – Fly Tying from Mike Valla’s Classic Streamer Flybox

Another easy-to-tie streamer from Mike Valla’s “Classic Streamer Fly Box,” the Pink Lady Bucktail is a fun-to-tie, effective baitfish pattern that can be used on…

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Hazel Creek Dry Fly – Great Smoky Mountain Pattern

Named after a trout stream in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the Hazel Creek Dry Fly is a pretty old pattern that not many…

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Posted in Famous Flies The Flies Wet Flies

Grizzly King Wet Fly

A truly old fly pattern, the Grizzly King is reported to have been designed by Professor James Wilson (also the creator of the Professor). You…

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