They’re a little hard to see on the water but the fish find them just fine. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. This Pattern is often looked passed in our bins but is one of the most effective summer Hopper patterns that we fish in Missoula. I’m going old school for my first choice. It needs to be, ‘cause it gets chewed on. The Morrish Hopper has been the best hopper pattern the last few seasons, and for good reason. Enjoy all the ideas Vince has on fishing in quite water, Latort river. Had to comment on the Dave’s Hopper. No space-age polymers in this baby but it sure gets eaten. It's that time again!! This is one of the most popular hoppers across the country, and may still yet be Umpqua’s best selling fly. More difficult to see, but a more naturally colored silhouette. This little fly is dead sexy. Une sauterelle au pair ? Hook: 3XL Hook Size 8-12; Thread: Red 6/0 Uni Thread (136D) Hackle: Brown; Body: Pink Foam, Wrapped; Under Body: 2mm Pink Foam, cut to shape The bodies provide excellent realism. So, instead, I used rubber legs. Rainy’s Hopper. It doesn’t get much better than that. На страницах этого сайта можно обсудить вопросы по нахлысту, тактике ловли нахлыстом, изготовлению нахлыстовых приманок - нахлыстовых мушек, заказать изготовление ваших собственных, каталожных, или любых других мушек, стримеров, поперов... и прочих нахлыстовых приманок, а так же просто пообщаться с теми , кому нравится нахлыст. Manic Tackle Project, Fly Fishing, Airflo Fly Lines, Scott Rods, C&F Design, Trout Fishing, New Zealand, Rene Vaz, Hatch Reels, Tuition, Tips, Blog.
Be ready to carry these in a wide variety of colors- the trout will take pink or purple as readily as they take Tan or Yellow. It floats all day and requires very little maintenance. A bright foam pattern that makes a big splat when it hits the water. See you there…, PATTERN DESCRIPTION: The Easy-E Hopper is an easy to see, easy to keep floating, and easy to tie, foam pattern that caught lots of fish this past summer. Hopper fishing is definitely Dave Whitlock”s favorite form of fly fishing as he refers to it as “hoppertunities”. High floating and holds a dropper well.
I am definitely old school when it comes to hoppers and one of my more unusual patterns is really just a variation of a Joes Hopper with a lead wire under body and seriously mashed wings the more frazzled the better. Daves hopper box is something else as he had more color variations of his classic hopper patterns than I have ever seen anywhere.
It’s an easy pattern to tie as well. Another classic, but I have caught so many fish on this fly I can’t see taking it out of the rotation.