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Dave's Hopper by Umpqua


Dave's Hopper - One of the Best Hopper Patterns, tied on #8 & #10 hooks.

The Dave's is an all time classic that still dominates the guides kit bags today. It is a great bug and tends to work well on sunny days when the silhouette of foam bugs just won't do the trick. Combine the Dave's with a loop knot, pictured below, and a short piece of Fluorocarbon tippet for the ultimate combination!