Hemingway's BWO Dry Fly

Epic Fly Tying: Hemingway’s BWO Dry Fly

Another one in a series of dry fly Epic Outdoor Adventures videos – a recipe for Hemingway’s BWO Dry Fly. This Blue Wing Olive pattern features the Hemingway’s Mayfly Wings which give this fly a super-realistic look. Great pattern, steps are easy to follow – give it a try!


To tie Hemingway’s BWO Dry Fly, you need the following:

Hemingway’s H123 Dry Fly Hooks

Hemingway’s H123 Dry Fly Hooks

Hemingway's Standard Thread - Gray Olive

Hemingway's Realistic Mayfly Wings

Hemingway’s Realistic Mayfly Wings

Coq de Leon Colgaderas Feathers - Flor de Escoba

Coq de Leon Colgaderas Feathers – Flor de Escoba

Hemingway's Beaver Dubbing - Tan

Hemingway’s Beaver Dubbing – Tan

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