March Brown

March Brown
(Finished fly pictured below.)

  • Hook: 1X Short wet fly hook
  • Thread: Red
  • Tail: Brown partirdge or 3 or 4 fibres from a hen pheasant center tail or fibres from a speckled partridge tail.
  • Body: Hare fur
  • Rib: Gold tinsel
  • Hackle: Ginger hen or brown partridge.
  • Wing: Hen pheasant wing quills or hen pheasant cerine tail.

STEPS

  1. Tie in Tail and Ribbing.
  2. Dub body with Hare and wind ribbing forward.
  3. Tie in Partridge tip first and wind hackle.
  4. Tie in wing and whip finish.
  5. Center Tail.