Black & Peacock Spider Fly

Tying the versatile black & peacock spider

Materials:
HOOK: #16 Hanak 230
BEAD: Fluoro Orange 2.8mm
THREAD: 8/0 black
BODY: Peacock herl
HACKLE: Black hen

A really versatile wet fly that fishes well on both lakes and rivers. Tying a Black and Peacock Spider is quick and easy. When fishing gets tough, this fly fishes well as a nymph on the lake for rising fish or when they are high in the water.
On a river, it swings well as a wet or you can tie it with a bead and use it as a nymph.