Video: Massive Winter Midge Hatch in Colorado

Seeing as we’re in the middle of a monster snowstorm, it seems like a good time to post one of my favorite winter-fly-fishing videos, from RA Beattie. Fishing his home water, Colorado’s Roaring. . .

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Video: How to Tie the RS2 Midge/Emerger


RS2s can be tied in a variety of colors, with different wing materials.

The RS2 pattern was developed more than 30 years ago by Colorado angler and tier Rim Chung. The name of the fly is short for “Rim’s Semblance 2,” and it fishes well as both a midge or a mayfly emerger. The original version featured natural beaver fur dubbing and. . .

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