Created by the late Tom Pellis of Greensburg, PA, the Pellis Muskrat Nymph is a simple-to-tie weighted nymph that has proven effective in trout waters throughout the region.
Hook: #10-14 nymph
Weight: 0.015″ optional
Tail: Brown hackle fibers
Rib: Brown dry fly hackle, clipped short
Body: Muskrat fur dubbing
Hackle: Brown hen
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