[Video] Blue Back Nymph by Rich Strolis

Rich Strolis demonstrates how to tie his Blue Back Nymph, a simple and effective attractor mayfly nymph that can be altered in size and color to imitate virtually any hatch.

Blue Back Nymph Materials

Hook: TMC 5212 Size 10-20
Thread: UTC 70
Body: Nymph Cycle Dub
Wingcase: Pearl Tinsel & Thin Skin
Tail & Legs: Brahma Hen
Ribbing: Crystal Flash


About the author

Ken is an avid fisherman of 40+ years who loves to explore and find new places to fish. He created DIY Fly Fishing to help you do the same.

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