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.

Steelhead & Salmon

  Name - Black & Blue Spey

  Hook - Up eye salmon 3/0-8
  Thread - Black
Rib Oval silver tinsel
Body Rear 1/2 Embossed silver tinsel; front half is black yarn
Body Hackle Blue ear pheasant palmered over the front half of the body
Front Hackle Blue peacock breast feather and dyed blue mallard flank tied as a collar