Fly Tying Video: Tailwater Sowbug

The Tailwater Sow Bug is an extremely effective nymph for the Missouri River that produces year round. I have been tinkering with TW Sow variations and my favorite variation has become an unweighted version with a red thread base. This is a go-to for many anglers on the Mo!

Materials:

  • TMC #16 2488H Hook
  • Hareline light shade rainbow scud dub
  • UTC Red 140 denier
  • Ultra wire BR Silver
  • Clear Cure Goo Thin
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