Hot Wiggler

Created by Jeff Morgan


An attractor pattern to be used when trout are feeding on Daphnia. For more information, see Dealing with Daphnia.

How to Fish

Use a sinking line and a slow hand-twist retrieve. Finding the right depth can be tricky.

Tying Instructions

1. Debarb hook, place in vise, start thread.

2. Tie in marabou tail. Leave butts for body.

3. Tie in Krystalflash.

4. Wrap marabou body.

5. Rib body with Krystalflash.

6. Tie in Eztaz. and make 1-2 wraps for the collar.

7. Whipfinish and cement.

HOOK: Dai Riki 320, size 10-14

THREAD: Red, orange, or peach to match body

TAIL: Red, orange, or peach marabout to match body

BODY: Same as tail

RIBBING: Pearl Krystalflash

COLLAR: Estaz to match body