Dimitri Ristic’s Stoneflies
at the club meeting on Dec 2nd 2014
Dimitri gave an overview of the lifecycle of the stonefly.
He revealed the nymphal stages and the reproductive cycle of the fly, and gave some tips on presentation of the fly on the river. He then demonstrated his tying techniques:
He also introduced us to the, newly-introduced, Hemingway’s Frosty Flies components that are being retailed across Canada.
Here are a couple of examples of the available patterns:
Adult Winged Stoneflies: