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Hare's Ear Nymph

Hare's Ear Nymph

Hare's Ear Nymph

 

  • Hook: Wet fly, regular or 1x long. Eagle Claw L063; Mustad 9671; Tiemco 5262; Daiichi 1710
  • Tail: Guard hairs from a hare's mask (the face and ears of a hare - rabbit)
  • Body: Coarse dubbing from a hare's mask or a mix of hair and synthetic fibers
  • Thorax: Dubbing, may be the same as the body or a different shade or texture of dubbing
  • Wing Case: Fibers from a turkey tail feather or any similar feather
  • Rib: Gold wire. (Copper wire can be used to add a different effect.)
  • Thread: 6/0 or 8/0, color as desired for effect, traditional is black or brown

 

Scouting Report

Good imitation of caddis larva case, mayfly nymph, stonefly nymph, and damsel fly nymph. Very versatile. Can look like almost any nymph.

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