Fly tying and fly fishing from the Front Range
Really some good looking patterns Juan!
Thanks MM! I hope you come back with lots of stories!
Really nice looking flies, better tie some myself for the winter. How well do the purple ones fish.
Purple is a great color. I also tie and fish purple baetis nymphs. They are surprisingly good. I even have a few purple RS2s stashed away. Give them a try next time you fish midges.
Do i see a captain glitter pants hiding in there?
Maybe not Mr. Glitter Pants himself, but a close relative of him! I tried tying it in different colors, but the purple one just looked the coolest. Its a great looking color combo. Thanks for the inspiration Mr. Glitter Pants.
I've tied it in purple and black and green holo flash. But purple fishes the best. For those persnickety fish, the stripped peacock herl palmered tones it down. Thanks for sharing!!
I still need to tie flies for this fall. You are really ahead of the game. Nice looking flies.
Jerry-did I show you that CDC Spun dun at the shows? That is the one you need to be tying. It was the one I used the Marc Petijean magic tool on.
I don't think so. Do you have it on your site? Video or photos? Where can I see it? Sounds inviting. Jerry
My good friend Chuck told me purple fly ties don't work, I'm sticking with that....
Purple? That's a hot pearl-per fly tie.
Juan, what patterns are you tying ur baetis nymphs in??
purple baetis i mean...
Jake, I've tied a purple RS2, Purple Stoneflies, and simple purple thread baetis nymphs.
Juan, love the blog by the way lots of info, any way i could get a recipe or pic of ur purple thread baetis nymphs? have u seen norm maktimas desert rat baetis nymph, it looks intersting? i had a few more ? for ya do you got a email i could pm you on?
You can e-mail me @ firstname.lastname@example.org.Juan
The mighty midge! Works everywhere.
Are very special this nymphs and too beautiful.Regards
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