Friday, March 6, 2015

Tying the 3M Midge

The 3M Midge



The 3M is one of my go-to spring midge patterns. When early spring water begins to drop and the mid-days warm, this midge pattern excels.


3M Recipe


Hook:  #18-22 Caddis Emerger
Thread:  Black
Abdomen:  Tying Thread
Rib: Fine Silver Wire
Hackle:  Grey Mallard tips
Thorax:  Small Gold Holographic Tinsel