Friday Fly By Al Ritt

Fly Fusion fly-tying editor Al Ritt demonstrates how to tie the Adams, a classic pattern that deserves a place on the top row of any dry-fly box.

Recipe:

  • Hook: Daiichi 1100 sz 20 through 8
  • Wings: Grizzly Hen Hackle Tips
  • Tail: Mixed Brown and Grizzly Dry Hackle Fibers
  • Body: Muskrat or Gray Superfine Dubbing
  • Hackle: Mixed Brown and Grizzly Dry Hackle Fibers