Saturday, April 7, 2012

Rio Grande King Trude


Rio Grande King Trude

Hook: Mustad 7957B, sizes 6-14 (or equivalent)
Thread: Black
Tip: Gold Tinsl
Tail Golden Pheasant tippet fibers
Body: Fine black chenille
Wing: White calf body or tail tied over the body & extending to about the end of the tail
Hackle: Brown

Reference

Popular Fly Patterns by Terry Hellekson

3 comments:

Howard Levett said...

Absolutely one of my favorites on the Arkansas.

Howard Levett said...

I just tied up a dozen. I'm ready to fish...

55 on the fly said...

Great fly and well tied Norm.... have fun.