Chromie and Chromer Chironomids Fly Tying Videos

Barrett demonstrates how to tie a simple and effective B.C inspired Chironomid pattern. We like this one early in the Cascade Lakes in Oregon as well.

Clear Cure Goo Chromie Chironomid

Hook: TMC 2457 #10-14
Thread: Uni 6/0 Black
Bead: Black Nickel to match
Gills: White Sparkle Emerger yarn
Rib: Red Brassie Wire
Body: Magnum Flashabou Silver
Finish: Clear Cure Goo Hydro

And with a black rib instead of red… The “Chromer” is great Chironomid pattern for lakes all around the Northwest. As opening day approaches Oregon’s Cascade Lakes it’s time to get prepared.

Clear Cure Goo Chromer Chironomid

Hook: TMC 2457 #10-14
Thread: Uni 6/0 Black
Bead: Black Nickel to match
Gills: White Sparkle Emerger yarn
Rib: Black Brassie Ultra Wire
Body: Magnum Flashabou Silver
Finish: Clear Cure Goo Hydro

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One Response to Chromie and Chromer Chironomids Fly Tying Videos

  1. Kyle S says:

    The ‘stache lives! If only in our hearts and on the blog.

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