For me this is one of the very best emerger patterns that can be used for both midges and mayflies. Named after the famous 3 dollar bridge on the Maddison river this little pattern is quick to tie and a must for all fly boxes!
3 dollar dip fly pattern recipe
- Hook: Mustad C49S # 14 and smaller
- Tying thread: Sheer 14/0 Olive
- Rib: Fine silver wire
- Wing buds: Natural deer hair & 2 strands of Nano Crystal flash
- Head: Tying thread