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Old 04-11-2009, 09:27 PM
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Originally Posted by grizzly View Post
I am an absolute beginner at fly fishing and am wondering what are the basic flies to buy and use. I fish the Holston and was there the other day. The guy near me was slaying the trout on nymphs. That's all I could get out of him. All i had were dry flies so I only got one bite. Any help would be very helpful. I plan on stocking my flybox pretty soon, but just don't really have a clue!

Here's a copy of a South Holston River hatch chart:



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