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Dawgvet 06-05-2013 03:53 PM

Lets see your Tellicos
Been wanting to get better at some traditional Southern Appalachian patterns so I've been working on the granddaddy of Southern nymphs, the Tellico. I would like to see how everyone ties theirs and any little tricks or variations on this classic fish-getter.

Grannyknot 06-05-2013 05:08 PM

Here are a few variations that I tie.

Dawgvet 06-05-2013 09:24 PM

Nice setups, Granny. I like the Blackburn in the middle!

kentuckytroutbum 06-06-2013 10:44 AM

Hugh Hartsell has/had a great Tellico Nymph on his website. In the past, before I started tying, I'd buy some from Hugh & Caroline. Very effective fly in my experience.


Mundele 10-01-2013 04:01 PM

Nice! Do you coat the "shellback" feathers with anything or just leave them natural?

77punk 10-04-2013 07:08 PM

i have coated some using clear nail polish. i did not have any turkey and was substituting with pheasant tail.

No Hackle 10-05-2013 09:06 PM tried to post mine but can't seem to get it in.

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