Bird's Nest Nymph

Epic Fly Tying: Bird’s Nest Nymph

This time Epic Outdoor Adventures brings us a tutorial on how to tie a Bird’s Nest Nymph – a super-effective fly and a great searching pattern. Video tutorial is very easy to follow – give it a try!


To tie this version of Bird’s Nest Nymph, you need the following:

Hemingway’s HC114 Nymph Fly Barbless Hooks

Hemingway’s HC114 Nymph Fly Barbless Hooks

Tungsten Beads - Gold

Tungsten Beads – Gold

Hemingway's Standard Thread - Green Yellow

Hemingway’s Standard Thread – Green Yellow

Mallard Barred Feathers

Mallard Barred Feathers

Hemingway's Hare UV Plus Dubbing in Natural

Hemingway’s Hare UV Plus Dubbing in Natural


Try tying this great fly yourself! Give us your comments below. Share photos of your Bird’s Nest Nymph, or fish caught with this pattern on our Facebook page.

Epic Outdoor Adventures has some interesting fly tying videos, they are easy to follow and make some great-looking flies. Check them out on their YouTube channel, subscribe & stay in the loop.

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A fly fishing addict, the Founder and Managing Director of Frosty Fly. As part of research and development, occasionally tuned out somewhere by the river or by his vise.

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