Watch Dave Bloom: Bloom's Black Parachute Ant

Watch Dave Bloom: Bloom's Black Parachute Ant

Dave Bloom: Bloom's Black Parachute Ant

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    Dave was born and raised in Great Falls and has spent his life fishing the waters of southwest Montana. He began his guiding career in 1985 on the Henry’s Fork, the South Fork of the Snake and the Teton in Idaho. In 1995, he moved closer to home when he guided on the famous Montana rivers around ...

  • Dave Bloom: Bloom's Parachute Caddis

    This pattern is a parachute caddis he uses on the big MO.

    RECIPE:
    Hook: TMC #921 #12-#18
    Thread: Tan
    Body: Golden Pheasant Tail
    Thorax: Hare's Ear
    Wing: Light Elk Downwing with black, hot orange, or pink post
    Cree or Dark Ginger variant wrappted as parachute hackle

  • Dave Bloom: Leadeye Gotcha

    RECIPE:

    Hook: Gamakatsu #2 SW
    Thread: Shell Pink FW
    Eyes: Med Lead Eye
    Tail/Body: Pearl flat braid
    Wing: Sand Craft Fur and Pearl Krystal Flash
    Glue: 30 min Epoxy