Bead head Nymph

Bead head Nymph Pattern

Bead head Nymph Recipe


Hook - TMC 2488H


Thread - Uni Thread - Tan - 8/0

Wing case:

Dubbing - Hares ear


Beads - Bead

Recipe By
Jay VerHelst

About the Bead head Nymph

“Tan is the plan!” Is what we used to say when fishing Colorado tail waters for educated trout. This pattern checks all the boxes I was after and with the 2488H hook it stays low when fished as a dropper rig.

How to tie the Bead head Nymph