P.O. Box 1181, Dubuque, Iowa 52004-1181

Dubuque Fly Fishers


Blue Wing Olive Parachute

Tyer: Byron Bohnen

Hook: M94840 size 20

Thread: Olive 8/0

Post: Antron yarn

Tail: Grizzly hackle

Body: Olive dubbing

Hackle: Grizzly

Note: Material

1. Dry fly hook 18 to 22.

2. Tie in antron post at 1/3 of the hook shank.

3. Tie in grizzly hackle tail about hook shank length.

4. Dubb with olive Super Fine Dubbing material. Make thorax somewhat larger.

5. Tie in grizzly hackle parachute and wrap four times.

6. Whip finish and apply head cement.