Contemporary Soft Hackle Dry Flies


Contemporary Soft Hackle Dry Flies 142

This class will discuss a brief history of classic soft hackle flies and their uses. Intermediate fly tyers will tie soft hackle flies designed to float and imitate mayfly cripples with a variety of game bird hackles. The Instructor is the 2017 Stan Walters Memorial Fly Tyer of the Year and owns RiverKeeper Flies website ( The focus will be on his RiverKeeper Soft Hackle Cripple tied in a variety of sizes and colors to imitate various mayflies. This is not a beginning class. Students must bring their own vise, tools, and thread. Hooks and fly materials will be provided.

Instructor:John Kreft
Location:Room #2
Time:2:30pm - 3:45pm