GUIDE PATTERNS FOR SMALLMOUTH BASS
Author: Jerry Darkes & Chad Miller
Publisher: Jerry Darkes, Mar 2004
The DVD has a special chaptered format that makes finding a specific pattern easy. Learn to tie the favorite "Go To" fly patterns from two top-rated smallmouth guides. Tying instructions for 6 fly patterns that are effective for smallmouth in rivers & lakes. Features clear, concise tying sequences, as well as on-water scenes. DVD, 60 min.
Join expert smallmouth bass fly fishers Jerry Darkes and Chad Miller as they share their patterns and tying secrets for this exciting game fish. This is one of the vew videos to specialize in fly tying for this popular sport fish. Learn unique, "Go To" patterns from two well-known smallmouth guides. Instructions are given for 6 patterns that catch smallmouth everywhere. Features concise tying sequences and on-water footage.
Their fly patterns are innovative, simple-to-tie, and imitate a variety of the favorite food sources that make up the diet of the smallmouth bass, wherever they are found. Learn these innovative, easy-to-tie patterns:
* EZ Minnow
* Tube Jig Fly
* Feenstra Sculpin
* Sugar Creek Crawdad
* Chad's Hellgramite
* Flashtail Popper
ABOUT THE GUIDES:
Jerry Darkes & Chad Miller are lifelong fly fishers with over 50 years of tying and fishing experience. They continue to guide and share their expertise with anglers each season in pursuit of smallies on the fly. Both men have logged thousands of hours learning the behavior and habits of smallmouth bass on a wide variety of waters across North America. Jerry & Chad are also seasoned commercial tiers and fly tying instructors, who continue to promote this fishery by conducting regular seminars and classes. These professionals are involved in the fly-fishing industry on a daily basis and keep in tune with new and innovative ideas so you can catch more fish!
If you fly fish for smallmouth bass, then these patterns need to be in your fly box!