Plume Tip Fly

Tying the CDC plume tip emerger fly

Materials:
HOOK: #18 dry fly – fine wire
THREAD: 8/0 black
BODY: Natural or olive stripped peacock quill
WING: 2x natural CDC feathers

An easy fly to tie, the plume tip is an excellent fly to use when trout are rising to mayfly emergers. A must-have fly when fish are rising in a pool or on flat water. It is tied in small sizes but is actually quite easy to see on unbroken water.