Now cut to any size and shape you like for your wings. It is almost indestructable and is very easy to cut and manage when tying onto your fly. Besides, it floats like a champ. It has a mottled look and makes very realistic appearing wings.
Fly fishing Idaho would not exist without our exciting stoneflies and hoppers which are prolific in the spring, summer and even into the fall. Either remember this little secret or I will refer back to this technique as we look into tying some of these patterns.
Happy Idaho fly fishing,