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 - Purple Eagle

  Hook - Up eye salmon 2-8
  Thread - Black
Rib Oval gold & silver tinsel
Body Rear 1/3 is flat silver tinsel; front 2/3 is purple dubbing
Hackle Purple Marabou tied as a collar
Wing  Yellow turley tail sections tied Dee wing style
Throat Gadwall with drooping jungle cock