Beetles are like trout candy in the summertime. This pattern is incredibly lifelike on the water, and is really effective on picky, tailwater fish! The CDC Beetle is a great pattern to have on hand in the summer months. Tie in sizes 12-18.
Hook: Daiichi 1280
Wing/Shellback: Black CDC
Abdomen: Peacock Dubbing or Peacock Herl