Skip Back

Published on Jan 18, 2018 by

The Skip Back is a blend of two patterns, Skip Morris’s Skip Nymph and the Half Back, a Pacific Northwest classic. This dark pattern can be an excellent choice when Callibaetis nymphs are active and emerging.

Skip Back
Hook: Daiichi 1760 #12-#18
Thread: MFC 8/0, Black or Olive
Tail: Pheasant Tail
Rib: Copper Wire
Body: Peacock Herl
Shellback: Pheasant Tail
Wingcase: Pheasant Tail
Thorax: Peacock Herl
Legs: Pheasant Tail

Material & Product Sources
Daiichi Hooks: (Use Product Code PR2018)
Regal Vise:
Dr. Slick Scissors:
Dr. Slick Whip Finisher:
Dr. Slick Bodkin:
Rite Ceramic Bobbin:

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