MA’s Rubbermaid Golden Stone
Minturn Anglers developed this fly to be a clearwater “tech” version of the rubberlegs stonefly nymph. The purpose was to develop a stonefly that has great movement but more like life profile and appearance for the fish on the South Platte River.
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 2302 #6-12
Thread: UTC 70 Wood Duck
Bead: Black Tungsten bead to match hook size
Weight: .20 lead wire along the side of hook
Butt: Ginger Life Cycle Dubbing
Abdomen: Ginger flexy floss by Metz
Rib: Black Flexy Floss
Legs: Speckled Brown Silly Legs
Thorax: Ginger Life Cycle Dubbing
Wingcase: Black Thinskin with ginger flexy floss pulled over, coated with 5 min. epoxy