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  1. Beadhead Firebead Pheasant Tail

    Beadhead Firebead Pheasant Tail

    Beadhead Firebead Pheasant Tail

    Starting at: $1.07

  2. Beadhead Firebead Prince

    Beadhead Firebead Prince

    Beadhead Firebead Prince

    Starting at: $1.07

  3. Beadhead Flash Hothead

    Beadhead Flash Hothead

    Beadhead Flash Hothead

    Starting at: $1.07

  4. Beadhead Flash Tritol

    Beadhead Flash Tritol

    Beadhead Flash Tritol

    Starting at: $0.97

  5. Beadhead Flashback Hares Ear Flyfishing pattern

    Beadhead Flashback Hares Ear

    Beadhead Flashback Hares Ear: A variation of the Hares Ear which is probably the most popular nymph in all of fly fishing. A great general pattern that looks "close enough" to almost any kind of aquatic life. A top choice for Trout and Steelhead.

    Starting at: $0.97

  6. Beadhead Flashback Hares Ear Barbless

    Beadhead Flashback Hares Ear Barbless

    Beadhead Flashback Hares Ear (Barbless)-- A flashy version of the most popular nymph in the world. The Hares Ear can be used to match just about any kind of nymph. Very "buggy" looking pattern that is always a top choice for Trout and Steelhead. FLINYMBHB009

    Starting at: $1.07

  7. Beadhead Flashback Hares Ear Black Fly Fishing Trout Pattern

    Beadhead Flashback Hares Ear, Black

    Beadhead Black Flashback Hares Ear: A variation of the Hares Ear which is probably the most popular nymph in all of fly fishing. A great general pattern that looks "close enough" to almost any kind of aquatic life. A top choice.

    Starting at: $0.97

  8. Beadhead Flashback Hares Ear, Black Barbless

    Beadhead Flashback Hares Ear, Black Barbless

    Beadhead Flashback Hares Ear, Black (Barbless)-- A flashy version of the most popular nymph in the world. The Hares Ear can be used to match just about any kind of nymph. Very "buggy" looking pattern that is always a top choice for Trout and Steelhead. FLINYMBHB010

    Starting at: $1.07

  9. Beadhead Flashback Hares Ear Olive Trout Fly Fishing Pattern

    Beadhead Flashback Hares Ear, Olive

    Beadhead Olive Flashback Hares Ear: A variation of the Hares Ear which is probably the most popular nymph in all of fly fishing. A great general pattern that looks "close enough" to almost any kind of aquatic life. A top choice.

    Starting at: $0.97

  10. Beadhead Flashback Hares Ear, Olive Barbless

    Beadhead Flashback Hares Ear, Olive Barbless

    Beadhead Flashback Hares Ear, Olive (Barbless)--A flashy version of the most popular nymph in the world. The Hares Ear can be used to match just about any kind of nymph. Very "buggy" looking pattern that is always a top choice for Trout and Steelhead. FLINYMBHB011

    Starting at: $1.07

  11. Beadhead Flashback Pheasant Tail Nymph Flyfishing Trout Pattern

    Beadhead Flashback Pheasant Tail

    Beadhead Flashback Pheasant Tail: A variation of the classic Pheasant Tail nymph. The extra weight and flash of this pattern make it extremely effective. An excellent choice for both Trout and Steelhead.

    Starting at: $0.97

  12. Beadhead Flashback Pheasant Tail Barbless

    Beadhead Flashback Pheasant Tail Barbless

    Beadhead Flashback Pheasant Tail (Barbless)

    Starting at: $1.07

  13. Beadhead Flashback Prince

    Beadhead Flashback Prince

    Beadhead Flashback Prince: A flashback version of the classic attractor nymph pattern. The peacock herl body is well known for its fish catching capabilities. A must have nymph in everyone's fly box for both Trout and Steelhead.

    Starting at: $0.97

  14. Beadhead Flashwing Prince

    Beadhead Flashwing Prince

    Beadhead Flashwing Prince

    Starting at: $0.97

  15. Beadhead Giant John

    Beadhead Giant John

    Beadhead Giant Copper John: This is a HUGE version of the Copper John. A great Attractor pattern with a ton of movement from the rubber legs. An excellent choice for Trout and Steelhead!

    Starting at: $0.97

  16. Beadhead Gilled Nymph, Olive

    Beadhead Gilled Nymph, Olive

    Beadhead Olive Gilled Nymph: A nymph pattern with a lot of movement. The material tied into the abdomen really pulsates underwater mimicing a real nymph's gills. A good choice for trout.

    Starting at: $0.97

  17. Beadhead Golden Wire Stonefly (Flies)

    Beadhead Golden Wire Stonefly

    Beadhead Golden Wire Stonefly: Innovative fly for smaller size stoneflies. Just the right combination of flash, realism, and movement. Effective for both Trout and Steelhead.

    Starting at: $0.97

  18. Beadhead Green Arrow

    Beadhead Green Arrow

    Similar to the World Famous Prince Nymph, but tied with a flashy green dubbing in the body for added fish attracting power.

    Starting at: $0.97

  19. Beadhead Hair Prince

    Beadhead Hair Prince

    Beadhead Hair Prince

    Starting at: $0.97

  20. Beadhead Hares Ear

    Beadhead Hares Ear

    Beadhead Hares Ear: The most popular nymph in the world. The Hares Ear can be used to match just about any kind of nymph. Very "buggy" looking pattern that is always a top choice for Trout and Steelhead.

    Starting at: $0.97

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Fly Fishing Nymphs

Nymph flies are arguably the most important flies to have when fly fishing for trout. The reason nymph flies are so important is because 90% of a trout’s diet is made up of nymphs. What exactly are nymphs you may ask, well the answer is quite simple. Nymphs are an immature form of an insect that does not change greatly as it grows. Nymphs resemble an adult insect, easily seen in our nymph beadhead flies, apart from having underdeveloped reproductive organs and wings, and develop into an adult without a pupal stage.

There are thousands upon thousands of different fly fishing nymphs. Of these, there are three main categories that they all fall into, Mayflies, Caddis Flies, and nymph Stoneflies. In no particular order, the first of these is the Mayfly category. Mayfly nymphs are found in all sorts of freshwater environments including rivers, lakes, creeks and ponds. These flies are slightly different then our dry mayflies, though still one of the most important food sources for fish. Popular nymph flies that represent mayflies are pheasant tails, copper johns, and bird’s nests.

Caddis fly nymphs are another important category in fly fishing nymphs. Caddis fly nymphs can be found in trout streams usually starting in May and ending in late October. They technically aren’t nymphs but rather larvae and pupae. Fine examples of caddis fly fishing nymphs are hare’s ears, buckskins, and caddis larva flies.

Stonefly nymphs are the biggest and badest fly fishing nymphs of them all. They also make great steelhead nymph flies and euro nymphing flies as well. Stonefly nymphs will only be found in super clean, highly oxygenated, fast moving water. The reason for this is, a lot like fish, they have gills which extract oxygen from the water. If they become trapped in still or stagnant water, they will end up dying. What’s really cool is that most stoneflies will crawl out of the water and on to dry land to hatch, so it is very easy to tell when they are hatching. Also, because of their size, you can easily see them when they are flying around. They can be so big that when they land on leaves and tall grasses, they often cause them to lean over as they can not support the weight of these bugs. Good fly fishing nymphs to cover a stonefly hatch are Copper Stoneflies, Turds, and Kaufmann’s Rubberleg Stonefly. Keep in mind that if you are using these as steelhead flies or euro nymphing flies, you will want to make sure that you buy these in the bead head or tungsten versions in order to get the necessary weight that is associated with flies in these categories.