MA’s Smurf Midge

MA’s Smurf Midge

Minturn Anglers’ Smurf Midge.  This is a great winter midge for blind nymphing or nymphing on less than technical freestone rivers such as the Arkansas, Colorado, Eagle and Roaring Fork.  This is a great midge that can be nymphed deep as an attractor pattern on just about any river in Colorado and the Rocky Mountains.

Fly Tying Materials List: We are happy to mail you any materials you will need to tie this fly and/or others.  To order by phone call us at 720-851-4665.

Hook: TMC 2488 #16-22
Thread: 70 UTC Black
Head: Killer Caddis Bead: Blueberry
Abdomen: Blue Wire size Small
Wingbuds: Purple UV Krystal Flash
Thorax: Black Peacock Ice Dub
Neck: Dun Colored Ostrich Herl

It’s time to nail down your 2024 fly fishing trip with Minturn Anglers.

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Justin Nolan

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