09/04/12

Flies Needed "Now" for Fishing the Smokies for Trout

These are the Insects and other food the trout may be eating and what you should be imitating. It
also
includes those insects that are getting close to hatching because those are the ones you
should be imitating with a nymph.

Hatching:
1.    BWOs (small and baetis bwo's)
2.    Little Yellow Quills
3.    Slate Drakes
4.    Needle Stoneflies

Most available/Other types of available food:
5      Sculpin, Minnows (Streamers)
6.     Craneflies
7.     Beetles
8.     Grasshoppers
9.     Ants

These are the flies that you need to imitate them (Click on the Flies)
1. Blue-winged Olives (Eastern):
Hook Size  16, 18
Nymphs
Emergers
Emergers with Trailing Shuck
Duns
Spinners

2. Little Yellow Quills
Hook Size 16
Nymphs
Emergers
Emergers with Trailing Shuck
Duns
Spinners

3. Slate Drakes:
Hook Size 10/12
Nymphs
Spinners

4. Needle Stoneflies:
Hook Size 18
Nymphs]
Adults


Most available & Other types of available food:

5. Streamers: Especially good in off colored, high water & early/late in the day
Hook Size 6
Brown Sculpin
White Belly Sculpin
Other choice as shown: (Optional)

6. Craneflies:
Hook Size 10/12/14

7. Beetles:
Hook Size 16/14

8. Grasshoppers:
Hook Sizes 12 - 4

9. Ants:
Hook Size 16/18


Copyright 2012 James Marsh