New Zealand Fishing Flies

The Creeper – Early Season Trout Nymph Pattern

The Creeper – Early Season Trout Nymph Pattern

The Creeper - Early-Season Trout Nymph Pattern By Martins Langlands I remember well the first time I glanced at this…

17/06/2022

Beetles – Brown, Green and Black

By Martin Langlands Beetles form an important part of the trout's diet, from late spring all the way to autumn.…

12/11/2021

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 have been added to our…

20/10/2021

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 pattern used to fish for…

15/10/2021

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 nymph patterns also changing sizes…

08/10/2021

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 time of the year with…

06/10/2021

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 Caddisflies come in many different…

05/10/2021

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 trout lure is another of…

16/08/2021

Kilwell No.1 – Killer Pattern Trout Lure – a great bully imitation

Kilwell No.1 Originally created by Frank Lord of Rotorua, and known as the Tarawera Killer. It was later tied commercially…

01/09/2020

Luminous Trout Flies – Doll Fly – Malcolm Bell video Night Fishing the Canals

Luminous Trout Flies Luminous Trout Flies. Fishing at night with luminous flies, and lures, allows you to get the most…

13/04/2020