SBS Video - Last Chance Cripple


Last Chance Cripple
Hook: Tiemco 102Y #12-19
Thread: Benecchi 12/0, tan
Tail: Lemon woodduck barbs
Shuck: Ice Dub, ginger
Abdomen: Goose biot, dyed tan
Thorax: Squirrel, tan
Wing: CDC, natural
Hackle: Cock, grizzly dyed dark dun

Note: The Last Chance Cripple is a generic cripple pattern. Adjust size and colors to match your local hatch.

Video here - please view in HD, if able:

Hans W


That is the very first "cripple" pattern I've seen yet that looks like the hook bend and spear would break the surface and partly sink.