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 - Skipping Bug

  Hook - Saltwater 2X long 1/0-3/0
  Thread - Black
Tail Yellow Bucktail topped with Black Bucktail
Body Cork or Balsa with the front cut at 45 degrees, (Not a popper). Painted Black on top and gold on the bottom
Eye White with red pupil