Monday, May 28, 2012

Black & Brown Bear Streamers


Black Bear

Hook: Mustad 79580 or equivalent
Thread: Black
Tail: Gray Squirrel. Tail should be 1/2 the length of the body
Hackle: Black tied palmered over the body
Body: Black chenille
Wing: Gray Squirrel 


Brown Bear

Hook: Mustad 79580 or equivalent
Thread: Black
Tail: Fox Squirrel. Tail should be 1/2 the length of the body
Hackle: Brown tied palmered over the body
Body: Brown chenille
Wing: Fox Squirrel 

Reference

Popular Fly Patterns by Terry Hellekson


Thanks for looking

2 comments:

Brk Trt said...

Squirrel tail has that magic sheen under water like peacock herl.
Nice ties

Mickalo said...

Very nice streamers. Those look like some really fish-getters. Thanks for sharing those.