Fly Fishing: Summer Sky-Dark Patterns

Screen shot SBTraditional dry fly patterns tend toward the lighter shades of brown, green and black into tan, olive, yellow or grey. Of course, those pattern colors work wonders but consider the darker color…black too. On bright skied days try darker silhouettes to get a rise.

Black EHCaddis SB

6 Responses to “Fly Fishing: Summer Sky-Dark Patterns”

  1. June 9, 2013 at 11:20 AM

    many if not most would go the other way around. i like your reversed approach Mr. B !

  2. 5 joseph russell
    June 8, 2013 at 1:45 AM

    Thanks im going to try it out thanks

  3. June 7, 2013 at 7:30 PM

    Now is it dark day bright fly or dark fly? Darn I never remember but the fish don’t seem to mind. :-) Nice Elk Hair and looks good in black. I keep telling my girlfriend that everyone should have a “little black number”..

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