Adams

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  • Hook: Mustad Dry Fly Size 12
  • Thread: 8/0 Olive Dun
  • Tail: Barred Dun Hackle Fibers
  • Body: Hare's Ear Dubbing
  • Rib: Small Copper Wire
  • Wings: 2 Grizzly Hackle Tips
  • Hackles: Barred Dun and Grizzly
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Take a few Dun hackles fibers, measure the length of the hook and tie in for the tail.

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Tie in small copper wire.

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Tie in 2 grizzly hackle tips for the wings.

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Dub hare's ear onto thread or form a dubbing loop.

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Wrap dubbing forward to form the body.

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Wrap wire forward to rib the fly.

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Tie in a dun and grizzly hackle by the butt.

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Wrap in both hackles, one at a time, to fill in the legs of the fly.

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The finished Adams is one of the best dry fly patterns you will ever fish!