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Tom Nixon Memorial Fly Swap

Eric the Red

Originator: Tom Nixon

Hook: #10 down to #16 dry fly hook
Tail: Red hackle fibers
Body: Red floss
Hackle: Red
Wings: Grizzly hackle tips
Thread: Red

This fly in design is similar to an Adams. Tie in the hackle fiber tail. Form the body using red floss. Place the grizzly hackle tip wings. Add red hackle wound around the wings, finish off the head with a whip finish.

Tyer: John Ridderbos, Kalamazoo, MI

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