The Hoodrat was developed to imitate a small field mouse. Trout, along with bass and pike are natural predators of the field mouse. The hoodrat is designed to look as natural as possible, while maintaining it floatability and action.
Fly Tying Materials List: We are happy to mail you any materials you will need to tie this fly and/or others. To order by phone call us at 720-851-4665.
Hook: TMC 8089 #04-10
Weight: Lead Tape
Thread: 140 UTC Olive
Tail: Dark Brown Ultra Chennile
Abdomen: Chenille Underbody
Wingcase: 1.5mm-3mm Tan or Brown Foam
Legs: Natural or Tan Zonkered Rabbit Strips