Hare's Ear Soft Hackle

Hare's Ear Soft Hackle
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The Soft Hackle is an old pattern that is always reliable. The Hare's Ear is one of those patterns that should be in your fly box.

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Hook:TMC 100, Sizes 12-18.
Thread:Brown 8/0.
Body:Dubbing from Hare's Ear.
Ribbing:Copper wire.
Hackle:Hungarian Partridge.
Thorax:Dark dubbing from Hare's Ear.

Fishing Hints:
Fish this soft hackle as you would any emerger throughout the water column. Fish it across or down and across memding up or down stream depending upon the depth you wish to fish.

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Tying Instructions

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Flies or materials are available at T. Hargrove Fly Fishing, Inc.

9024 Manchester
Saint Louis, Missouri 63144

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