Guide's Choice Hare's Ear Nymph

Epic Fly Tying: Guide’s Choice Hare’s Ear Nymph

One more nymph pattern fly tying video tutorial coming from Epic Outdoor Adventures – how to tie a Guide’s Choice Hare’s Ear Nymph. A Guide’s Choice is a variation of a Hare’s Ear Nymph with a hot spot added and soft hackle used. A real classic fly, very versatile and super-effective. The steps are easy to follow – give it a go.


To tie this version of Guide’s Choice Hare’s Ear 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 - Red

Hemingway’s Thread 8/0 – Red

Dubbing - Hare Plus UV - Golden

Dubbing – Hare Plus UV – Golden


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