03/03/11

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 or larva.

1.    Blue-winged Olives
2.    Sculpin, baitfish and small crayfish (Imitate with streamers)
3.    Little Brown Stoneflies
4.    Quill Gordon
5.    Blue Quill
6.    Little Black Caddis

These are the flies that you need to imitate them with (Click on the Flies)

1. Blue-winged Olives  
Hook Size 18 and 20
Nymph:
Emerger: Optional
Emerger with Trailing Shuck: Optional
Dun
Spinner

2. Streamers: Especially good in off colored, high water
Hook Size 6
Brown Sculpin
White Belly Sculpin
Other choice as shown: (Optional)

3. Little Brown Soneflies:
Hook Size 8, 10, 12, 14
Nymph
Adult

4. Quill Gordons:
Hook Size 12/14
Nymphs
Emerger (Wet Dun)
Dun
Spinner

5. Blue Quills:
Hook Size 18
Nymphs
Emerger: Optional
Emerger w Trailing Shuck: Optional
Dun
Spinner

6. Little Black Caddis:
Hook Size 18
Pupa
Adult


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