Created by Dale LaFollette of Oregon in 1945, and named for Leo Falk, this pattern is a great imitation of a big stonefly or even a grasshopper.
Hook: #8-14 long shank
Tail: Golden pheasant tippets
Body: Burnt orange floss
Wing: Deer hair
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