Tied by Tim Flagler

Purple Haze

This pattern was developed by Andy Carlson, a Montana tier.  Basically it is another version of an Adams with a few twists.


  • Hook:                    dry fly hook in sizes 10 - 20
  • Thread:                 purple 6/0
  • Tail:                       moose body 
  • Body:                    the purple thread
  • Wing:                    white calf body
  • Hackle:                 one brown and one grizzly


To watch a video of Tim tying this pattern click on the following link: