Dry Fly Tactics: Using Small Dries

published 5 months ago by The Orvis Company

Fishing with small dry flies in the #14 - #22 range can often test many anglers skills. Many times, especially in clear trout streams, a smaller dry fly with a long leader is more effective on spooky trout. A big plop on the water with a big dry fly will likely spook feeding trout. Dave and Amelia Jensen are back to show you how and why you should choose a smaller fly in some situations. Dont be afraid to tie on those #18 dries, test your eyesight and hold on tight when the strike comes.

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