Girdle Bug, Pats Rubber Leg, Stone Nymph, Turd, whatever you call them, these are a killer fly for any kind of trout. This version is tied with life flex legs which are much more durable than your average silicon rubber legs, and they provide irresistible moment to catch the fish’s attention.
Hook: Barbless size 8 Firehole Outdoors 523 long shanked jig hook. This is a 3X long length hook with a 1X gape. It has a 60 degree down eye and is formed from a heavy weight wire.
Bead: Firehole outdoors 4.5mm matte black slotted tungsten
Tied by Logan Messina in Solon, Maine.
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