Stop Worrying and Love the Midge
“Most are of a size matched on hook sizes ranging from 20 to 26, generally smaller than many anglers dare to deal with. But the facts of the matter are these: If you want to enjoy consistent success with flies, you’ll need to confront the issue of the midge. The sooner the better.” Charlie Meyers in the Denver Post.
For more info on midges, check out Brant Oswald’s fine piece on fly fishing with midges on MidCurrent.