The Elk Hair Caddis
The elk hair caddis is one of the most used dry flies. Caddis are found nearly
everywhere in the world, and this pattern works.
Hook: Mustad 94840, TMC 5210, Part. L2A Size 8-18 .
Thread: Tan prewaxed 8/0, 6/0, or 3/0.
Hackle: Brown or furnace dry fly hackle palmered.
Rib: Very fine gold or brass wire.
Body: Yellow, Olive, or Natural Hares Ear fur dubbing.
Wing: Bleached or Natural Elk Body Hair fibers.