Green Drake


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  • Hook: TMC 100 Size 14
  • Thread: UTC 70 Olive
  • Wing: Pheasant Neck Feather
  • Tail: Green Pheasant Rump Fibers
  • Body: Light Olive Dubbing
  • Rib: Thin Yellow Floss
  • Hackle: Green Neck Hackle
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Tie in a tail about 1/2" long.

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Tie in the wing by pulling the barbs, on the feather, down and tie in by the base and barb tips.

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Make a wing by splitting the feather in half by pulling the feather tip into two halves.

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Trim off excess feather from wing tips.

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Tie around front and back of wings to form two upright and divided wings.

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Wind thread to back of hook and tie in the ribbing.

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Dub a tapered body onto the hook to form a tapered body.

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Rib fly with 4 to 5 yellow ribs.

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Tie in a hackle, behind the wing, and wrap forward to form a nice, full hackle on the fly.

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Whip finish and the fly is ready.