RIO is starting an amazing new series of “how to” videos and we wanted to showcase them here on our blog too. We hope you find great value in these videos and learn a lot! Below you will find a transcript of what’s in the video. Enjoy!
Video tutorial courtesy of our friends at InTheRiffle
The Zoo Cougar is a streamer pattern invented by streamer guru Kelly Galloup. It is an unweighted streamer pattern, designed to be fished on a heavy sinking line. The Zoo Cougar also has a specific flat, bullet-shaped head, which causes the fly to Continue reading “Zoo Cougar Video Fly Tying Instructions”
Check out this killer pupa pattern tied by our friends at In The Riffle. It is a Caddis Poopah emerger that can be tied in two main colors – Brown and Olive. This pattern is best fished on a nymph rig setup with the Caddis Poopah as your lead fly. An emerger is a pupa that is changing in to the adult life stage of the fly. As it sheds its casing, the top of the emerger starts to show its body and wings. It rises up through the water column to the surface to complete its transformation to an adult caddis fly.