This jig head fly in either gold or pearl seem to do well at Bennett Spring and Roaring River.  An easy fly to tie.

jig-head-pearl-tinsel-chenille jig-head-gold-tinsel-chenille Jig Head Tinsel Chenille


  1. Hook: Jig Head 1/64, 1/80, 1/100
  2. Hook Size: 10, 12
  3. Thread: UTC 70 or UNI-Thread 8/0, Tan for Gold and White for Pearl
  4. Bod: Gold or Pearl Tinsel Chenille

Fishing instructions:  I have seen it drifted on a strike indicator and stripped on a sinking line.