Learn to Tie a Redfish Gonga
Sitting down with John Wood as he ties his variation of Charlie Craven’s Gonga at East Rosebud Fly and Tackle in Billings, Montana. John’s version is for catching Redfish, but I believe brown trout would eat this as well.
Hook: Umpqua XS420, size 1.
Thread: Rusty brown, 6/0 Uni Thread.
Eyes: Yellow painted medium lead dumbell.
Tail: Tan/black Mini Barred Buggerbou.
Tail flash: Bonefish tan Krystal Flash.
Hackle: White schlappen.
Body: Root Beer medium Cactus chenille.
Legs: Sand/orange tip, Barred Fire Tip Sili Legs.
Wing: Orangutan Orange Pseudo Hair.
Head: Orangutan Orange Pseudo Hair.
Peace, Love & Fly Fishing
HECK YES!!! / John Wood
All tying materials are available at: https://eastrosebudflyandtackle.com/collections/fly-tying
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