Summer dry fly season has begun! I tried matching-the-hatch with a #20 baetis dry but all these browns wanted was #12 Strange Wool Parachute.
Ish’s Strange Wool Para
(Photo from Takahashi and Hubka’s forecoming book, Modern Terrestrials)
Rod: Platinum 8’8″ 4wt
Line: Airflo Super-Dri Elite 4wt
Leader: 9′ 5x tapered leader + 2′ 5x mono
Fly: #12 Strange Wool
Aggressive surface eats. Big, bushy dries. What more could you ask for? Well, how about no more snow…