Nature Notes: Winter weather inspires new batch of flies

Staff Writer
Columbus Alive

Since getting the Clouser minnow and woolly bugger down pat, I've started experimenting with rabbit fur, zonker strips, rudimentary dry flies and Mylar tubing. As you can see from my growing fly box, it's been a really long winter.

[Batch One] [Batch Two]

Here are five recent creations. If you want step-by-step instructions or a novice's advice, give me a shout here.

(All photos by John Ross)