Here is the fly pattern sheet for the Thunder Thighs Hopper.
Here is the tan version.
Here is the pink version.
Here is the flesh version.
Daiichi 1710, Dai Riki 730, TMC 5262, #8 – 14
Tan 70 or 140 denier
Tan and brown 2 mm foam
White poly (optional)
Orange 2 mm foam
Tan buggy nymph dubbing
Tan 2 mm foam and tan Span Flex or Life Flex (Hareline product code LFX369) colored with black sharpie
Black 2 mm foam
Other body color options
For tying directions from Eric Paramore who developed the fly and his Hopper fishing website, click HERE.
To see his Improved Thunder Thighs Hopper, click HERE. (Wing is different)