Fishing Flies: Tying the Pheasant Tail Nymph

November 12, 2004 By: Marshall Cutchin

Nick Simonson suggests this time-honored technique for learning to tie flies well in the Valley City (North Dakota) Times-Record. Perhaps encouraged by the weather — it’s 17 degrees where he lives today — he notes that fly tying’s also a great hobby to break one out of the winter doldrums.