Yes, Keep is simple stupid. I’ve tied up a few of these myself and really it’s a no-brainer, but here it is in 4 easy steps. I first seen this pattern on Trout Nova Scotia a few years back, but I’m happy to see it get some more attention. Visit the Trout Nova Scotia site for some more info on the Maple Syrup Fly.
Hook: 8 or 10 Mustad 3665A
Tail: Yellow calf tail or calf body hair
Body: Size 2 Danville Rayon chenille No. 41 Beige (tie the chenille thick for best results)