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 - Peter Ross (Medicine Style)
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  Hook - Mustad SL73U BLN 2-6
  Thread - Black
Ribbing Fine oval silver or gold tinsel
Body Rear 1/2 - flat silver or gold tinsel; Front 1/2 - Dubbed red seal or substitute
Hackle Black hen tied sparse - back and down
Wing Grey squirrel with 2-3 strands Krystal flash
Notes As usual, use the gold version in stained water and the silver version in clear waters