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

Dubuque Fly Fishers


Woolhead Muddler

Type: Streamer

Hook: Mustad 3366, size 4

Thread: Uni 8/0 Red for weedguard and tail and wing, Uni 6/0 Brown for the head

Weedguard: 15 to 20 pound mono

Tail: Marabou Blood Feather Red

Wing: Marabou Blood, Brown over Yellow over Yellow

Flash: Krystal Flash added with each layer of yellow

Skirt: Hen neck feather, brown

Head: Sheep wool, brown

Eyes: 3mm google eyes

Tier: C. J. Klenske

Notes: This is a Ward Bean pattern. The step-by-step directions can be found on-line at www.warmwaterflytyer.com. Ward also ties the pattern in White, Black, Baby Bass, and Baby Bluegill colors.

Tyer: Gary Woerdehoff.

Chartreuse changes:

Thread: Uni 6/0 Chartreuse for the head

Wing: Chartreuse over White over White

Flash: Chartreuse Krystal Flash

Skirt: Hen neck feather, chartreuse

Head: Sheep wool, chartreuse