“I cant thank you enough for offering your fly tying class! I had no idea that I would enjoy learning to tie flies as much as I did, and assuring everyone that you are there to answer any questions made me very comfortable” -Lisa…
This fly was developed by Fran Betters, floats like a cork and only uses two materials. One of those two materials being thread. It’s a great fly to fish over fast water, it has worked well for me.
“The Usual “
Hook: Standard dry fly hook, size 10-16
Thread: 6/0 Red or Pink
Tail: snowshoe rabbit
Wing: snowshoe rabbit
Body: snowshoe rabbit underfur
Here’s a tip: when snipping off a chunk of fur from the pad area on the snowshoe rabbit you’re going to comb out the underfur, this is to avoid tying it in with a lump.
But Do not throw this under for away! save it and put it in a pile because you will use it to dub the body after.
” I didn’t think this would ever be something that I could become so quickly addicted to, but after taking your beginners fly tying course; I’m hooked! I will admit I was a little bit nervous when I arrived since I had never tied…