Derrick’s Early Season Tiger fly

Hook: Nymph no12 or 14
Rib: orange thread, yellow/orange antron,
Hackle/Tail: yellow floss for tail. orange dyed partridge for hackle
Method: Take thread down to appoint opposite the barb. Catch in the floss to form the tail with orange antron – must stay straight.
Take cotton up the eye & tie in orange & yellow antron for stripy effect along whole thorax.
Catch in tip of orange dyed partridge feather and wind to form the hackle.
Cast off to form the head. This fly can be used as a dry fly or weighted with copper wire for wet retrieve.

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