4/07/13

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.    BWOs (little bwo's)
2.    Little Brown Stoneflies
3.    Quill Gordons
4.    Blue Quills
5.    Little Black Caddis
6.    Hendricksons/Red Quills
7.    Short-horned Sedges
8.    American March Browns

Most available/Other types of available food:
9      Sculpin, Minnows (Streamers)


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

2. Little Brown Stoneflies
Hook Size 12/14
Nymphs
Adullts

3. Quill Gordons
Hook size 12/14
Nymphs
Emerging Duns
Duns
Spinners

4. Blue Quills
Hook Size 18
Nymphs
Emergers
Duns'
Spinners

5. Little Black Caddis
Hook Size 18
Pupa
Adults

6. Hendrickson/Red Quills
Hook Size 14
Nymphs
Emergers
Duns
Spinners

7. Short-horned Sedges
Hook Size 20
Pupa
Adults

8. American March Browns
Hook Size 10/12
Nymphs
Emergers
Duns
Spinners

Most available & Other types of available food:

9. 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)





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