CR Gray Drake


Originator: Danie Erasmus

Date: 2010

Hook: #12-14 Mustad 94840 

Thread: 8/0 tan

Tail: Natural Mallard flank fibres

Body: Tan superfine dubbing

Ribbing: brown dubbing

Wing: Natural Mallard flank fibres

Hackle: Two dark blue dun hackle

This pattern was developed to imitate the imago or spinner stage of Gray Drakes (Siphlonurus) that during the second half of June on the Crooked River.