06/15/12

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.    Little BWOs
2.    Green Sedges (Caddisflies)
3.    Cinnamon Caddis (mostly Abrams Creek)
4.    Light Cahills
5.    Little Yellow Stoneflies (Yellow Sallies)
6.    Sulphurs
7.    Slate Drakes
8.    Golden Stoneflies
9.    Little Green Stoneflies

Most available/Other types of available food:
10     Sculpin, Minnows (Streamers)
11.    Inch Worms (Moth larva)
12.    Beetles
13.    Grasshoppers
14.    Ants

These are the flies that you need to imitate them (Click on the Flies)
1. Blue-winged Olives:
Hook Size 14, 16, 18, 20 (use size 20 now)
Nymphs (use nymph now)
Emergers
Emergers with Trailing Shuck
Duns
Spinners

2. Green Sedges (Caddisflies):
Hook Size 12/14/16
Larva
Pupa
Adult

3 Cinnamon Caddis:
Hook Size 16/18
Larva
Pupa
Adult

4. Light Cahills:
Hook Size 14/16
Nymphs
Emergers
Emergers with Trailing Shuck
Duns
Spinners

5. Little Yellow Stoneflies:
Hook Size 14
Nymphs
Adults

6. Sulphurs:
Hook Size 16
Nymphs
Emergers
Duns
Spinners

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

8. Golden Stoneflies:
Hook Size 10/12
Nymphs
Adults

9. Little Green Stoneflies:
Hook Size 16
Nymphs]
Adults

Most available & Other types of available food:

10. 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)

11. Inch Worm (Moth larvae)
Hook Size 10/12/14

12. Beetles:
Hook Size 16/14

13. Grasshoppers:
Hook Sizes 12 - 4

14. Ants:
Hook Size 16/18





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