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 - Black Ant
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  Hook - Std dry 14-18 or to suit local sizes
  Thread - Black
Body Black suede chenille
Hackle A few cock pheasant tail fibers tied in the middle
Notes To make Red and Brown ants, just change the color of the chenille.