The pheasant tail nymph is probably the most (or top 3) most popular nymphs in fly fishing. It is simple, effective, and mimics a wide range of trout food. I’m not trying to re-invent the wheel on this, just a swap on some materials to add some simplicity while maintaining the effectiveness.
Hook – Partridge Wet Heavy Supreme sz 10 – www.partridge-of-redditch.co.uk/products/trout/nymphwet/wet-heavy-supreme
Thread – Lagartun 95D copper
Tail – Pheasant tail fibers
Body – Catgut – frostyfly.com/shop/category/fly-tying-materials/stretch-rib/
Thorax – Brown Deer Hair Dubbing – frostyfly.com/shop/dubbing-deer-hair/
Wing case – Lagartun French flat braid
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