Black Fox

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  • Hook: Size 10 to 12 nymph
  • Thread: 6/0 Black
  • Bead: Medium blood red
  • Tail: Black fox
  • Tail Highlights: Green crystal flash
  • Dubbing: Black fox with red wire
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Slide red bead onto hook and tie in good base layer of thread.

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Tie in a clump of black fox for the tail. Measure the tail so it is the length of the hook.

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Tie in 2 strands of crystal flash for the tail highlights.

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Create a dubbing brush using red wire and black fox fur.

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Tie in dubbing brush near rear of hook.

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Wrap dubbing forward to form black fox body.

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Pick out the black fox fur so that the bodies red wire starts to show.

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Whip finish and the fly is ready for the water.