Tim Flagler ties an Al’s Trico, authored by the influential tier Al Miller of central Pennsylvania, who passed away in 2008. Fussy trout—and trout can be at their fussiest during a trico hatch—pay close attention to insect size, and the size-24 pattern that Tim ties here is designed to match perfectly. Flagler includes an interesting idea about leaving the tag end of knot untrimmed to imitate the trico’s split tail.
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Tying the Al’s Trico
Producer: Tim Flagler | tim-flagler
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