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

Dubuque Fly Fishers


Crystal Hopper

Type: Dry

Hook: Mustad 9672 #6

Thread: Danville Flymaster Plus, yellow

Tail: Natural Deer Hair

Underbody: Closed cell foam, yellow

Body: Hair-Tron dubbing, yellow

Wing: Krystal Flash, rainbow pearl

Skirt and Head: Natural deer hair

Legs: Medium rubber, yellow

Eyes: Small plastic doll eyes or 3-d molded eyes

Originator: Ward Bean

Tied by: C. J. Klenske

Note: See Ward Bean's site (http://warmwaterflytyer) for complete tying instructions, along with many other flies.

C. J. suggests fishing it with a Copper John dropper.