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Old 05-11-2012, 03:56 PM
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Default Re: 4 Must have flys

In order of productivity so far this year, it would have to be:

Lenny's Special Lite
Orange rubber legged stimulator
Pink foam Hopper
parachute BWO
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Parachute hare's ear #12 or 14
Elk hair caddis #14
Wooly bugger #8, 10, or 12, black or olive, weighted or beadhead
Copper John #16
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Para adams
para bwo
elk hair caddis
prince bh or copper john red and green
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Couldn't live without

Hi Vis Parachute Adams 18
Beadhead Hares Ear Size 16
Hot Wire Prince Nypmh Size 16
RS2 size 20
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Stenacron, I like your Leisenring quote. I used to live in the Poconos and fished most of the waters that were home to Jim. His book got me in to soft hackles and flymph-type nymphs. His recipes still work well on the waters in the Poconos / Catskills.

..............and now - back to your top 4!

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Yeah, it's a great book and fascinating subject. Incredible journey inside the mind of a fly designer.

His recipes work out here in the west too, with some tweaking of course.

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Streamer:#8 Conehead Woolly Bugger - Olive

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Nymph :#16 Beadhead Prince Nymph

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Dry :#12 Yellow Stimulator

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Wildcard> Hot day:#14 Tan Elk Hair Caddis, Overcast & cool: #16 Parachute Pale Morning Dun

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thanks man the pictures really help us new guys. im waiting for my rod to come in so i can go have my principal teach me abou all of this totally lost when it comes to type of flies and what they do haha.
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Adams
Muddler Minnow
Elk Hair Caddis
Pheasanttail Beadhead
x2 (Yellow muddler)
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Para adams
para bwo
elk hair caddis
prince bh or copper john red and green
Fishing in Northern Iowa, I completely agree with this...
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Adams, Hares Ear, Pheasant Tail, Green Stimulator
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