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.

Atlantic Salmon

  Name - Black Dose-V1

  Hook - Partridge 2-12
  Thread - Black
Tag Oval silver tinsel
Tip Bright yellow or orange floss
Tail Golden pheasant crest overlaid by half it's length with red hackle fibers
Rib Oval silver tinsel
Body Black floss
Wing Small bundle of black and blue bucktail overlaid with a small bundle of red and yellow bucktail
Hackle Black hen tied on as a collar
Cheeks Jungle cock
Normally used early in the morning and late in the evening as well as on cloudy days