This is one of the most versatile fly patterns out there. With a simple strip of flash down the back of the fly, you’re imitating the transparent gases that accumulate within emerging nymphs that help they float to the surface. Make sure to have a few of each size.
Hare’s ear helps produce the most versatile nymph fly pattern known to mankind. The Hare’s Ear Nymph imitates a plethora of mayfly and stonefly nymphs. Always carry this pattern in a variety of sizes.