Bubble Back Nymph...

Here's an oldie of mine..... it works well in the early spring here in NY when the stone flies are coming off. I use this fly as a dropper about 14-16 inches back. The bubble gives it some action as it bobs and weaves in the current. Give it a go...

Hook: Nymph 14-18
Thread: 8/0 Uni
Tail: Krystal Flash
Body: Pheasant tail
Thorax: Hares ear and flash mixed dubbing
Wing case: Bubble packing

Bubble wrap material from computer components...

completed Bubble Back Nymph...


  1. A true winner for sure; I like the rustic worn look, thanks for sharing

  2. That fly makes me think of overcast fall days. :)


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