Red Trude

Red Trude

hook Mustad 7957B or 9671
hook size(s) 8-14
thread Brown
tail Dark elk
body Red wool or dubbing
rib Flat silver tinsel
wing Red squirrel tail extending to middle of tail
hackle Reddish brown

notes: There are many trude patterns tied in various colors. Some are adaptations of classic patterns such as the royal coachman, black gnat, etc.

submitted by: Joel Sampson at Joel.Sampson@stmarys.ca