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.

Salmon & Steelhead

  Name - Black Dose - V2
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  Hook - Partridge 2-12
  Thread - Black
Tag Oval silver tinsel
Tip Bright Orange floss
Tail Golden Pheasant crest
Ribbing Oval silver tinsel
Body Rear 1/4 bright blue floss; front 3/4 black wool
Hackle Black saddle palmered over the wool section
Wing 2 strands fluorescent orange and green floss under black bear hair
Notes Normally used early in the morning and late in the evening as well as on cloudy days