Czech Nymphing Techniques or High Sticking. This uses heavy Czech Nymphs fished very close in fast water. Czech Nymph Flies - All czech nymphs use a heavily-leaded hook. 'Matching the hatch' is not a priority with this fishing! This is an active searching method and, as such, technique is more important than the czech nymph flies specific pattern.
Czech Nymphing Flies
Check our page on the Czech Nymphing Techniques...... or as it is known in USA High Sticking. This is a technique using Czech Nymphs that are heavier than traditional fishing flies Czech Nymph flies are fished very close to the fly fisherman, often in water faster than it is possible with traditional fishing flies.
Czech Nymph Flies
Firstly, let's take a look at the flies, the Czech nymph flies have many, many variations, but all czech nymphs are based upon one simple design, utilising a heavily-leaded hook. Czech Nymph Flies are intended to be fished very deep, in fast water, weight & a slim profile are important. However the key is to use heavily-weighted flies, so beadhead nymphs, tungsten flies and caddis nymphs will do just as well. 'Matching the hatch' with czech nymphs is not a priority with this fishing! This is an active searching method and, as such, technique is more important than specific pattern.