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 - Badger

  Hook - Std wet 4X long 2-10
  Thread - Black
Fibers from a Wood Duck flank
Body Embossed or holographic silver tinsel
Wing A small bundle of white Bucktail and 4 Badger hackles - 2 to a side with concave side in
Throat A few stands of white Bucktail extending to the tail
Narrow section of Wood Duck over top the wing
Cheeks Jungle Cock eyes