Here is a heavy autumn nymph that is easy to tie and pushes all the buttons for cold water trout and grayling.
Tie it without the bead or adjust the size and weight to fish in the required water depth and sink speed.
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How to tie Hard Head Nymph
Hard Head Nymph pattern:
- Hook: Mustad Heritage S70AP # 8-12
- Bead: Slotted tungsten
- Tying thread: Sheer 14/0 Dun
- Tail: Coq de Leon
- Abdomen: Wild Turkey biot
- Thorax: Peacock herl
- Hackle: Natural CDC dubbing loop