This nymph imitate the Mayfly nymph that are normally found in the river. It is loved by many predator fish. This pattern is also similar to the Pheasant Tail Nymph fly pattern.
• Brown Thread (70 denier).
• Mustad Nymph Hook (size #4).
• Lead Wire .015.
• Brown Rubber Legs.
• Ozark Turkey Tail – Cinnamon Tip.
• Peacock Herl– Natural.
• Brown Dubbing.
• Wrapped the lead wire ½cm behind the hook eyes.
• After wrapping the lead wire behind the hook eyes, wrap the thread over it to secure it onto the hook shank.
• Cut a few strands of Ozark Turkey Tail and tie them onto the hook bend.
• Wrap the Turkey Tail along the hook shank towards the lead wire.
• Tie a few strands more of the Turkey Tail and wrap towards the lead wire.
• Slowly build the nymph body behind the lead wire.
• Tie a few strands of Peacock Herl onto the lead wire.
• Wrap a thin layer of the Brown Dubbing on the thread and whine it over the lead wire.
• Wrap the dubbing over half of the lead wire.
• Cut 2 strands of Brown Rubber leg (2 cm in length).
• Tie the rubber legs onto each side of the thorax.
• Continue to wrap the dubbing over the thorax.
• Wrap the dubbing towards the hook eye.
• Pull all the Peacock herl strands to the front and tie it right behind the hook eye.
• After tying down the Peacock herl behind the hook eye, whip finish the thread. The Nymph is done!