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Old 01-11-2008, 12:23 PM
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add a red tailed woolley worm/bunny leech
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Gotta have some wet flies and soft hackles on the small streams man. Ants are often a winner too.
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Default Re: What flies are always in your box for small streams?

Stimulators
Adams
Ausable wulff

bh buggers and non bead heads

pt nymphs

and that is about it...covers just about everything on the small streams near me. Occasionally I may add a streamer in there.
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Adams, Hare's ear, Adams, Pheasant tail wet, Adams, Black Ghost, Adams,, Black Wooly Bugger & did I say Adams
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1. #20 Black/grey floss midge
2. #20 Brown/tan floss midge
3. #18 Partridge & green with grey dubbed thorax
4. #18 Soft hackle pheasant tail
4. #22 Trico spinner (male & female)
5. #22 Griffith's gnat in black and olive
6. #16 Sulfur emerger
7. #16 White mayfly
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Default Re: What flies are always in your box for small streams?

Hi to all,

My small stream fishing has been pretty much limited to the high Sierras. In this case I would only need three. Well I would probably have a few Black Gnats stuck away somewhere. Most of these would be size 14 or smaller.

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Default Re: What flies are always in your box for small streams?

One I forgot

size 18 cinnamon caddis

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PS: exact same hole i had a 25 inch plus female brown take a brookie off my line.
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Default Re: What flies are always in your box for small streams?

Pheasant Tails
Hares Ears
Small Buggers
BH Caddis Larva
Copper John
San Juan Worm
Adams
Humpies
Ants
Beetles

Just to name a few in my box!
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