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Troutwhisperer 09-17-2008 07:23 PM

lightning bugs
Hi everybody,

Can anyone give me a good lighning bug recipe? i look all over the internet and all i find is different lightning bug patterns. I would like just a basic one.

Thanks lots.

peregrines 09-18-2008 03:17 PM

Re: lightning bugs

Would something like this work for ya? It's basically a bead head pheasant tail nymph type of thing....

Lightning Bug, John Mundinger Fly Tying Instruction Fly Tying Recipe


peregrines 09-18-2008 03:34 PM

Re: lightning bugs
This one is a bit easier to tie:


Hope one of these works for you...


Troutwhisperer 09-18-2008 05:39 PM

Re: lightning bugs
the second one was exactly the one i was looking for

Thanks lots peregrines

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