Pete Windrush Special

Pete Windrush Special

Pete Windrush Special Hook:  Partridge Heritage Streamer CS5-9X #2-4 Body:  Flat silver tinsel Belly: Small bunch of purple bucktail under which is a slightly larger bunch of white bucktail extending beyond the bend of the hook Underwing:  4-6 Peacock herls Wing:  2...
Small but Mighty

Small but Mighty

Small but Mighty Hooks and patterns for summer stream fishing in the Colorado Rockies. The early summer of 2021 allowed a return to Vail and almost 3 weeks of proper fishing exploring the free-stone Eagle River and its tributaries. The weather was warm and rivers low...
Partridge Grab Pupa

Partridge Grab Pupa

Partridge Grab Pupa Photos and text from Ben Beckwith Why use A Caddis fly for catching trout? Caddis are a huge meal for trout providing an excellent source of nutritional protein and an important part of the food chain and consequently a crucial fly for the fly...