Friday, July 10, 2020

Blue Finn



Blue Finn


Category - Salmon



Hook - Gamakatsu T10-6H
Thread - Black
Tag - Oval silver tinsel
Tip - Pink uni stretch or floss
Body - Embossed silver tinsel
Wing - Yellow bucktail over red krystal flash over yellow bucktail
Hackle - Blue hen

Thursday, July 9, 2020

Moose Wing Paddy Francis




Moose Wing Paddy Francis

Category - Salmon

Hook - Gamakatsu T10-6H
Thread - Black
Tag - Oval silver tinsel
Body - Deer hair trimmed short cigar shaped
Wing - Moose body hair

Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Ambrose Bucktail


Ambrose Bucktail

Category - Bass

Hook - Mustad 3366 or equivalent (jstockard j2 607 bass hook depicted here)
Thread - Red 
Tag - Oval gold tinsel
Tail - Red bucktail over white bucktail 
Ribbing - Oval gold tinsel
Body - Yellow chenille
Collar - Black hackle over red hackle 
Wing - Light brown bucktail over white bucktail

Monday, July 6, 2020

Brown Bug Orange Butt


Brown Bug Orange Butt

Hook - Long nymph/streamer style
Thread - Black
Butt - Orange uni stretch
Body - Deer hair
Hackle - Brown

Saturday, June 27, 2020

WAEF Caddis Larvae


WAEF Caddis Larvae
When All Else Fails

Hook - Curver or straight style
Weight - Lead/non lead wire
Body - Insect green and black paint


WAEF Caddis Larvae
When All Else Fails

Hook - Curver or straight style
Weight - Lead/non lead wire
Thread - Black
Body - Insect green paunt and black dubbing

Friday, June 26, 2020

Holy Grail Caddis




Holy Grail Caddis

Hook - Curved style
Bead - Gold brass or tungsten
Thread - Red
Rib - Flat pearl tinsel
Body - Hares ear dubbing
Wing case - Pheasant tail fibers
Thorax - Hares ear dubbing
Collar - Hungarian partridge

Thursday, June 25, 2020

Rat Faced McDougal




Rat Faced McDougal

Hook - Standard dry fly style
Thread - Tan or black
Tail - Ginger hackle
Body - Spun tan/grey deer hair
Wing - Grizzly hen hackle tips (there is also a version with a wing of white calf tail)

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Adams Irresistible


Adams Irresistible

Hook - Dry fly style
Thread - Black
Tail - Moose body hair
Body - Deer hair, trimmed
Wings - Grizzly hen hackle tips
Hackle - Brown and grizzly, mixed

Monday, June 22, 2020

Allie's Shrimp


Allie's Shrimp

Category - Atlantic Salmon

Hook - Gamakatsu T10-6H
Thread - Red
Tag - Oval silver tinsel
Tail - Small bunch of hot orange bucktail, long
Ribbing - Oval silver tinsel
Body - Rear half red uni stretch, Front half black uni stretch
Beard/throat - Gray squirrel
Underwing - Gray squirrel
Overwing - Golden pheasant tippets
Hackle - Hot orange

Sunday, June 21, 2020

Patriot


Patriot

Category - Steelhead

Hook - Gamakatsu T10-6H
Thread - Black
Tail - Red hackle fibers
Ribbing - Oval silver tinsel
Body - Yellow uni stretch
Hackle - Blue
Wing - White calf tail

Saturday, June 20, 2020

Bette Jane



Bette Jane

Hook – Gamakatsu T10-6H
Thread - Black
Tag - Oval gold tinsel and fluorescent green wool
Tail - Red hackle fibers
Body - Rear half green floss, front half peacock herl
Ribbing - Oval gold tinsel
Throat - Light green then yellow hackle fibers
Wing - Badger hair

Friday, June 19, 2020

Teal and Red


Teal and Red

Hook- Streamer style
Thread - Black
Tail - Golden pheasant tippets
Ribbing - Oval silver tinsel
Body - Red uni yarn
Throat - Black hackle fibers
Wing - Teal

PVC Nymph


PVC Nymph

Hook – Standard nymph/wet
Thread – Olive
Weight – Lead/non lead or copper wire at thorax
Tail – Dyed olive pheasant tail fibers
Body – Tying thread
Over body – Clear tinsel
Wing Case - Dyed olive pheasant tail fibers
Thorax – Olive dubbing

Originated by John Goddard

Thursday, June 18, 2020

Overtaker


Overtaker

Hook- Single or double salmon style (Gamakatsu T10-6H depicted)
Thread- Fire orange
Tag - Oval gold tinsel
Butt- Chinese red and hot green and uni stretch
Tail- Golden pheasant crest
Body - Green highlander dubbing or yarn
Wing- Black squirrel tail
Hackle - Black hen