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Classic Green Drake

Classic Green Drake Fly Tying Video Instructions

Classic Green Drake Fly TyingThe Classic Green Drake has been a popular Green Drake imitation for many years. The Classic Green Drake is tied in the classic dry fly fashion, with traditional upright wings.  The Olive Grizzly hackle imitates the natural color variations of the Green Drake Mayfly. A must have pattern for any angler traveling to the West and makes a great attractor pattern!

Classic Green Drake Recipe:
Hook: #08-12 Tiemco 100
Thread: Olive UNI 6/0
Tail: Moose Body Hair
Body: Olive Superfine Dubbing
Ribbing: Tan UniFlexx
Wings: Gray Deer Hair
Hackle: Grizzly Olive Whiting Rooster Cape

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