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 - Adam's River Fly

  Hook - Mustad 9672 - 4 to 12
  Thread - Black
Tail Red embroidery floss tied short
Body Flat gold or silver tinsel
Rib Oval tinsel - silver if using a gold body and gold if using a silver body
Wing Light mallard flank back over the body
Hackle Brown saddle