Peacock Nymph

Tied by Jeff Lauze

The origins of the Peacock Nymph are a little uncertain, some speculate that it is based on a British Columbia pattern, others think it based on the “half-back” nymph. This fly is extremely productive in Saskatchewan lakes and streams. Note: The Peacock Nymph should absolutely be one of the two fly’s in your box.

Hook – Mustad 9672 – 3X Long Sizes 4 – 16
Most Common Sizes – 10-12
Thread – Black
Tail – Brown Hackle
Underbody – Wool or Cord
Body – Peacock Herl
Legs – Brown Hackle
Wing Case – Black Interfacing, coated with head cement after finishing.

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