Originally Posted by planettrout
I probably fish Midges more than any other patterns, They account for most of the larger fish I catch on Eastern Sierra tailwaters. I fish them deep, with twist-ons, bounced off the bottom with a flashy attractor as my lead fly...this is where they are most effective:
My son Michael working some heavy water just below the dam in the "Miracle Mile" stretch of the East Walker River...
These are some of the Midges I use for this river...
...occasionally, I will use dries...the fish in this river are generally NOT
looking up...and they range in size from #18 - #24
Thats alot of flies! Im going to tie up some midges this weekend and wont stop using them until i get a fish on them! Yesterday the water temps dropped from snow melt. My friend was catching them on a spinner (cheating).
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I found your website thing with all your attractor midge pattern PT