Chironomid/Midge Pupae Fly-Fishing For Trout
Author: Jon Duke
Because Chironomids are one of the most abundant lake insects, trout feed
constantly on these bugs. The pupa, the most important form, ascends to the
lake surface to emerge, then sits right under the surface film until it
turns into the adult. There are two main places to fish; at mid-depths and
right at the surface. To fish at mid-depths, attach a strike indicator with
a Chironomid pupa (fli...