Glass Bead Estuary Shrimp Fly Tying Video

In this video Jay Nicholas demonstrates his “Estuary Shrimp” fly pattern. It’s a proven pattern for Sea Run Cutthroat and it’s going to get some serious “water time” for spring chinook. This glass bead style shrimp variation can be changed up to work for surf perch and bonefish.

Jay flies April 2016

Glass Bead Estuary Shrimp

Hook: SS15 Gamakatsu or 811S TMC
Beads: Large Orange
Thread: White Veevus 10/0
Tail: Ice Dub Fl . Shell Pink
Butt: Ice Dub Rusty Brown
Eyes: Bead Chain
Wing: American Opossum Orange and Black

This entry was posted in Fly Fishing Travel, Fly Tying. Bookmark the permalink.

1 Response to Glass Bead Estuary Shrimp Fly Tying Video

  1. two dogs says:

    Just made a light pink version and a version that is light green with tan mixed. Both have worked well.

    Thanks Jay.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *