Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Tying the Little Olive Wet

Little Olive Wet

This pattern is my first choice for the Fall Olives. I fish it in wet fly fashion with the last 6” of tippet greased heavy to keep the pattern in or near the film.

Little Olive Wet Recipe 

Hook: Standard 2x Heavy Scud #14-18
Thread:  Olive Dun Uni-thread 6/0
Abdomen:  Olive Biot
Thorax: Olive Ice-Dub
Wing: Lemon Barred Wood Duck
Hackle: Silver Badger Brahma hen

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