Do you have a down-and-dirty strategy that you utilize when absolutely nothing else is working? You understand, the sort of fly or technique that you would never ever begin with since it does not appear as “kosher” in the fly-fishing world.
In this video, Joe Rotter from Red’s Fly Shop reveals simply how efficient his “I’m not happy with it” technique is. After he has actually fished a run with dries and standard nymphs, he connects on a. gasp! … banner connected on a jig hook. And easily, he hooks a lovely rainbow trout. I have actually fished Egg-Sucking Leeches connected on jig hooks, and I can confirm that the jig action in some cases draws strikes when basic removing or dead-drifting stops working. The Jawbreaker appears like a winner.
If you wish to know how to connect the Jawbreaker fly he’s utilizing, check out this video Tim Flagler has actually likewise shown the actions for connecting a jig-style Pat’s Rubberlegs, which is likewise a trout-catcher. So the next time you’re craving a strike, and your buddies are around the bend, attempt among these jig-style patterns. It simply may conserve the day.