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Pale Evening Dun - William Blades
Pale Evening Dun
This is a William Blades version of the Pale Evening Dun from his book Fishing Flies and Fly Tying. I tie it full Which helps it float high on the water.
Hook: Mustard Up Turned Eye Size 14 - 18
Extended Body: 30 lb Monofilement
Biody: Tan Raffia
Wings: Wood Duck Flank Yellow
Hackle: Cream Variant
I tied this fly to reflect the above fly I collected on the Wood River in the Brookie Alley section on June 2, 2012.