October Caddis


October Caddis Wet
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Soft Hackles is a good pattern to imitate a caddis pupae or egg-laying caddis. They can be effective when there is no hatch in progress. The Current River has a hatch of the October Caddis in the fall.


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Materials

Hook:TMC 300 size #8
Thread:Black 6/0
Wing:Normal Deer Hair
Body;Burnt Colored Chenille
Beard:Partridge

Fishing Hints:
Fish the caddis as you would fish a soft hackle throughout the water column. Cast across or down and across and mend up or down stream to control the depth of the fly.

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Tying Instructions


Flies or materials are available at T. Hargrove Fly Fishing, Inc.

9024 Manchester
Saint Louis, Missouri 63144

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