Fire Maiden Bugger
Hook: Gamakatsu F-314, size 6
Thread: UNI 8/0, fire orange
Rib: Wire, gold
Body hackle: Rooster or hen, orange
Dubbing: SSS Dub Orange in flames
Front hackle: Rooster or hen, orange
I found out that the rainbow trout in our club lake prefer orange flies in the spring. This one is tied to sink slow, and give the fish time to take a bite. Keep your eyes on the leader as the fly sinks. The fish will take the fly as soon as it hits the water!