Basic Fly Tying
Basic Fly Tying

To properly learn the techniques and flies presented in this website, work your way through the Basic Skills sections and then do the listed flies in the recommended order. Each fly builds on previously learned skills. They become harder as you move along. Make sure you build several of each fly to solidify your skills at each step.

Tools and Materials Required

Basic Skills

How to tie and fish the Midge (Bloodworm)

How to tie and fish the Leech

How to tie and fish the Caddis Fly

How to tie and fish the Scud

How to tie and fish the Waterboatman

How to tie and fish the Damselfly

How to tie and fish the Dragon Fly

How to tie and fish the Mayfly

The following are river flies and will require some different materials. Any new materials will be described where needed

How to tie and fish the Bait Fish

How to tie and fish Egg Patterns

How to tie and fish the Stonefly

How to tie and fish the Crane Fly

 

Fly Tying Materials and Tools To Borrow
For teachers within School District #57 (Prince George):

Once all the modules for this website are complete, a set of fly tying supplies and tools will be available for one month loans. There will be enough equipment to keep 15 tiers busy.