Parachute Adams

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  • Hook: TMC 100 Size 14
  • Thread: UTC 70 Black
  • Tail: Short/Fine Deer Hair
  • Body: Hare’s Ear Dubbing
  • Wing: White Calf Tail
  • Hackle: Grizzly Hackle
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Stack some deer hair, measure the length of the hook and tie in for the tail.

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Move thread forward, ¾ of the way up the hook, and tie in a calf tail wing.

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Tie thread around base of wing so it stays upright.

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Cut wing so it is about 1/4" high.

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Move thread to back of hook and dub some hare’s ear dubbing onto thread.

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Wrap dubbing forward to form a tapered body.

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Tie in a grizzly hackle and wrap, parachute style, around wing.

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Dub more hare’s ear onto thread.

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Wrap hare's ear in for the head.

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Whip finish and the fly is ready to catch those selective trout.