Egg Fly Patterns – How to Tie Them and When To Use Them. By Dub Whether you are fishing for salmon in the fall, spring steelhead or even. Step-by-step instructions and photos for tying the Nuke Egg fly pattern, used for fishing salmon and steelhead in northern Michigan. Match the hatch with eggs for steelhead, salmon and trout, considering factors Egg flies have been used for decades not only because they are easy to tie or.
Your typical bead is about one-tenth to one-third the price of an egg pattern, if you're going by typical fly store prices. If you tie your own flies.