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by paparex
Sun Jan 20, 2019 2:38 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Pink Lady
Replies: 10
Views: 241

Re: Pink Lady

I think that mayfly as found on Henry's Fork is called the Pink Albert, but not sure about that. Yep. This pattern also works for PMD's, Light Hendrickson's, Yellow Quills, etc. As one moves south from that corner of Eden PMD's are more yellow in tone. Then when you get to my house its more of a ye...
by paparex
Sat Jan 19, 2019 4:33 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Pink Lady
Replies: 10
Views: 241

Re: Pink Lady

There are some waters in Eastern Idaho, Western Wyoming and Southwestern Montana that the PMD is a yellow to pink color. I use a pink foam hopper on the South Fork of the Snake River in the summer that seems to attract mostly cutthroat. Even the nymphal drift of the glossoma caddis is a definite pin...
by paparex
Wed Dec 26, 2018 6:01 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Dying Related - pH Control (mostly for Mr. Bailey)
Replies: 11
Views: 379

Re: Dying Related - pH Control (mostly for Mr. Bailey)

Old Hat wrote:
Wed Dec 26, 2018 12:46 pm
I try to forget my college chemistry classes. :lol:

I think I probably taught your class.
by paparex
Thu Mar 29, 2018 2:56 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Any Soft Hackle Skwala Patterns?
Replies: 18
Views: 2990

Re: Any Soft Hackle Skwala Patterns?

The problem with a wet fly, stonefly is that it is a nymph or drowned adult. Due to the behavior of the stonefly (except Yellow Sallies) one does not see stoneflies mid stream. The nymph can be heavily weighted and fished on a dead drift in rocky, rough water. It is not the English chalk stream expe...
by paparex
Tue Mar 27, 2018 2:44 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Any Soft Hackle Skwala Patterns?
Replies: 18
Views: 2990

Re: Any Soft Hackle Skwala Patterns?

Have you considered the Twitchy Chicken by FlyFIshFood.com?. Change the colors to olive, black and gray and I think it flies...as well as a Skwala can
http://www.flyfishfood.com/2014/02/the- ... icken.html. It has worked for me
by paparex
Mon Mar 12, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Grannom KFC
Replies: 9
Views: 1657

Re: Grannom KFC

West Yellowstone! Count me in!
Rex
by paparex
Tue Nov 14, 2017 9:47 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Nation's Silvertip
Replies: 3
Views: 878

Re: Nation's Silvertip

Scott,

Teach me about the turkey slip. Is it a single layer or folded over? I am not sure of the technique.

Rex
by paparex
Fri Sep 22, 2017 4:01 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: French Partridge and #10 Ash
Replies: 3
Views: 1169

Re: French Partridge and #10 Ash

And if the hook point doesn't ride up (or down) where are the legs and the wing?
by paparex
Fri Jul 28, 2017 9:42 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Lake Bait Nymph
Replies: 2
Views: 1486

Re: Lake Bait Nymph

My opinion...SwitterB needs to fill my addiction with more flies. I've tried to reason with him but
by paparex
Mon Jun 26, 2017 10:43 am
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Stillwater Soft hackles
Replies: 14
Views: 5492

Re: Stillwater Soft hackles

The P&O...larger than a #12?