Cloud Emerger Pattern & Tying Instructions

Fly Tying Recipe: Cloud Emerger
Hook:
2X-short emerger hook (here, a Dai-Riki 125), sizes 12-14.
Thread:
Olive, 6/0.
Shuck:
Mayfly-brown Zelon.
Abdomen:
Rusty brown Australian possum.
Wingcase:
Goose feather segment.
Thorax:
Peacock herl and natural snowshoe rabbit’s foot, in a waxed dubbing loop.
Head:
Tying thread.
Note:
You can imitate many other mayfly emergers by changing the colors and hook size.
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