Green, brown and black beetles made from floating foam. Photo Martin Langlands.
Beetles – Brown, Green and Black

By Martin Langlands Beetles form an important part of the trout’s diet, from late spring.

Martin with large brown caught and released using Bragg's Dragonfly Nymph. Forgotten trout flies.
Forgotten Trout Flies – Orange Witch, Lord’s Killer, Bragg’s Dragonfly

Forgotten Trout Flies By Martin Langlands During recent years many fly patterns of foreign origin.

Hare and Copper nymph.
Hare and Copper Nymph – probably our most popular nymph pattern

Hare and Copper Nymph The Hare and Copper nymph is probably the most popular nymph.

Martin with a 10. 5lb brown trout taken on a Perla Nymph.
Perla Nymph with Renowned Fly Tyer and Fishing Guide Martin Langlands

Perla Nymph By Martin Langlands Fish after fish both Peter and I presented dry and.

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Creedons Creeper Modified Version with John Hey – How to Tie

Creedon’s Creeper – Modified Version with John Hey November has arrived! This is my favourite.

The horn cased caddis nymph is simple to tie but is a deadly fish taker.
Horn Cased Caddis Nymph – for spring creeks and river headwaters

Horn Cased Caddis Nymph Cast upstream, allow to sink, dead drift close to the bottom.

Chamberlains Trout Lure.
Chamberlains Trout Lure – One of the Old Canterbury Patterns

Chamberlains Lure is a bully imitation ideal for night fishing Lake Ellesmere’s tributary streams Chamberlains.

Black Boobie Fly UV Straggle String with white foam Para Post eyes. Tighter wraps of Straggle String give a bushier body.
Boobie Fly UV Straggle Chenille – Excellent for fishing the Twizel Canals

Boobie Fly UV Straggle Chenille Trout Lure – Boobie or Booby trout fly. The boobie.

Salmon Flies and Sea-Run Trout Flies - 14 Patterns for Kiwi Fly Tyers.
Salmon Flies and Sea-Run Trout Flies – 14 Patterns for Kiwi Fly Tyers

By Allan Burgess Very few New Zealand anglers fish for salmon with salmon flies and.

Fuzzy Wuzzy trout fly.
Fuzzy Wuzzy Trout Lure by Fred Fletcher, Waitahanui Lodge, Lake Taupo

Fuzzy Wuzzy is a trout egg imitation fly The Fuzzy Wuzzy was created by the late.