The Adams is probably one of the most popular and most fished dry flies in history! The Adams like a few other flies represent nothing in particular, yet everything in general! The Adams is a tried and true classic in every sense of the word! The Adams has been so popular for decades for one simple reason, it catches fish!
- Hook: Tiemco TMC 100 or equivalent. Size: #12 or size of preference.
- Thread: Uni-Thread, 6/0 or 8/0 Gray.
- Tail: Brown/Bronze and Grizzly Hackle Feather Barbules.
- Body: Gray Dry Fly Dubbing.
- Wings: Grizzly Hackle Feather Tips.
- Hackle: One Brown/Bronze and One Grizzly Hackle Feather.