Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Tying the Quill Gordon Wet

The Quill Gordon Wet


With March and April fast approaching, it's time to fill the bins of the "most used'. Always on that list is the Quill Gordon Wet. A staple in my box, as it has been for countless other fly fisherman over the years. A timeless classic from the Catskills.


Quill Gordon Wet Recipe

Hook:  #14 Standard 2XL Nymph
Thread:  8/0 Black
Tail:  Barred Lemon Wood Duck
Abdomen:  Stripped Peacock Herl
Hackle:  Dun Hen Hackle
Wing:  Barred Lemon Wood Duck