Nick’s Redtailed Hopper

Nick’s Redtailed Hopper

hook any dry fly hook
hook size(s) 10-12
thread tan or brown
tail red or orange bucktail, cut length of hook
hackle-body brown or tan
body yellow dubbing
wing deer hair

notes: Used best in the summer. Mostly when trout are pretty active on top water, also can be twitched along surface to add action and life like to the fly.

submitted by: Nick Corriero at lcorriero@aol.com