Woolly Worm

by Tim Flagler

The Woolly Worm is kind of like the less famous, somewhat maligned, older brother of the Woolly Bugger, but I’ve always found it very effective for both trout and panfish.

    Woolly Worm
 3X-long streamer hook (here, a Lightning Strike SN3), sizes 10-14.
          Adhesive #1: Superglue.
          Weight: Lead-free wire, .015.
          Thread: Black, 8/0 or 70-denier.
 Red Angora rabbit yarn.
          Body: Black Ultra Chenille, micro.
          Hackle: Grizzly saddle hackle.
          Head: Tying thread.
          Adhesive #2: Head cement.