Published May 22. 2019 - 1 month ago
Updated or edited May 24. 2019

Tungsten Goldie

The Tungsten Goldie is a trout fly pattern from Umpqua Fly Manager Brian Schmidt. The fly is heavily weighted with a tungsten bead and some lead wire. It's a nice compact and stocky stone that will dive into deeper pockets to pick out the most reluctant trout. This heavy confidence fly is a great choice to use for your point fly.

Tungsten Goldie fly pattern recipe

Hook: Firehole 315 / Tiemco 2457 #8-16
Bead: Gold Tungsten
Weight: 0.020 non-lead wire
Thread: Brown (Rusty Brown) 70D 8/0
Tail/back: Ginger pheasant tail
Flash: Gold Flashabou (solid, holo, or speckled)
Ribbing: Gold Brassie wire
Abdomen/thorax: UV Yellow Ice Dubb
Legs: Ginger hen
Shellback: UV Resin (thin Solarez)

Contact: http://piscatorflies.com/about-piscator-flies/
Web: http://piscatorflies.com
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/piscatorflies/
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/piscatorflies/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/piscatorflies/

Southern California by Riot (Royalty Free Music)

Camera: Nikon CoolPix B700 http://amzn.to/2CUJ6uW
Vise: Griffin Montana Mongoose http://amzn.to/2sQWcov

Check out my books on Blurb http://www.blurb.com/user/pacres

Originator: 
Submitter: 
Pacres
.

Log in or register to pre-fill name on comments, add videos, user pictures and more.
Read more about why you should register.