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Name

Rainbow Warrior

Type

Nymph

Author

Albert Horne

Inspiration

Because of bead colour

Date concieved

1995

Hook

Long shank 10 or 12

Thread

Red

Weighting

Rainbow coloured bead

Tail

N/A

Body

Hares ear

Rib

Red tinsel wound first around shank at bend and then in even turns over body

Thorax

N/A

Legs

N/A

Wings

N/A

Eyes

none

Hackle

N/A

Tying instructions

None

Fishing Instructions

Allow to sink and then twitch back

Interesting facts

Albert got the idea for pattern from George Watson a fly tier near Midhurst in West Sussex.

Variants