Fly Recipe, P. W. Nymph

P.W. Nymph by Paul Beel
P.W. Nymph by Paul Beel

Guest Blogger: Paul Beel, Frankenfly

This nymph was created by Pat Barnes back in the 1950’s. The P.W. stands for Pat’s Weighted nymph. You don’t see this one much anymore. There is a good story of the nymph’s origin in Pat’s book, Ribbons of Blue, but there is no photo or recipe. I did find the recipe and photo of the pattern in Bruce Staples’ book Trout Country Flies. So I tied one up.

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