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 - Rusty Rat

  Hook - Up eye salmon 2-12
  Thread - Red
Tag Oval gold tinsel
Tail Peacock sword fibers
Rib Oval silver tinsel
Veil Piece of yellow floss extending from mid body to half way down the Tail
Body Rear 1/2 - Bright yellow floss. Front 1/2 - Peacock herl or black floss
Wing Silver or Grey fox guard hairs to barb of hook - well marked grey squirrel works well too.
Hackle Grizzly tied back
Cheeks Optional - Jungle cock