In todays episode I show you how to tie a disco midge.  A super basic pattern but also super effective and works great year around.

Only a few materials to use for this fly so let’s get started!


Click here to watch the Disco Midge Video:


Disco Midge Material List

Thread:  Size 70 Ultra Thread red

Hook:  Mustad C49S size #14

Body: Size 70 Ultra Thread red

Rib:  Pearl Flashabou

Thorax (collar):  Peacock


The Disco Midge can be fished below a strike indicator with a little weight and is a great winter pattern.

I wanted to give a big shout out to the Drake Cast for reminded me of this great pattern.  Check out their podcast intro here that is funny and perfect.

If you would like to get the 33 Fly Tying Tips PDF Quick Guide just click on the button below and I’ll send it your way: