A very popular, and very effective pattern that works well for a variety of predatory fish. Imitating a wide range of baitfish, the Prince of Tides should always be in the box. Whether you're matching saltwater species like spearing and bay anchovies or freshwater baitfish like dace and emerald shiners, the Prince of Tides can imitate them all.
Tied on a fantastic hook, the Umpqua xs435, with the materials on top and with a slight bend to the hook so the fly rides hook up. Because this fly is lightweight and relatively weedless it is a great fly to throw in shallow water with lots of snags.