Brown Bear Tackle Box Fly Patterns

Please read the patterns carefully before attempting to tie them.

This will help avoid frustration. I have tried to put the pattern down in order of construction and some of these can become complicated and time consuming.


  Name - Beaverkill V1
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  Hook - Std dry 10-16
  Thread - Brown
Tail Woodduck flank feather fibers
Hackle Brown palmered
Body White floss
Wing Slate gray quill, double divided
Notes Reportedly the dry fly version of the famous Catskill wet fly known as the Beaverkill, which was introduced and named by Judge Fitz-James Fitch circa 1880.