Green Drake Extended Body

Green Drake hatches can begin very early in the day, and commonly start before sunrise. The hatch will continue throughout the day, one or two drakes at a time. Usually beginning around the end of May, and continuing for a couple of weeks.

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  • Hook size 8-12
  • Thread Uni black 8/0
  • Tail Wild Boar Fibres
  • Rib Pale Yellow thread
  • Body Green dry fly dub
  • Hackle grizzly dry fly palmered forward
  • Wing Tan elk hair comparadun style
  • Head thread head

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Fly Pattern Specific Rivers:

  • Upper Saugeen river

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