Salmon and Steelhead Patterns - Page 2


 

 

Name : Schaadt's Egg Sac, Black

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Salmon, Size 8 to 2/0

Tail : Black Bucktail, Tied Long, Comet Style

Body : Rear 2/3, Thin Black Floss or Yarn; Front 1/3, Large Hump of Fluorescent Red/Orange Chenille

Hackle : Black

 

 

Name : Schaadt's Egg Sac, Pink

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Salmon, Size 8 to 2/0

Tail : Black Bucktail, Tied Long, Comet Style

Body : Rear 2/3, Thin Fluorescent Red/Orange Floss or Yarn; Front 1/3, Large Hump of Fluorescent Pink Chenille

Hackle : Black

 

 

Name : Black and Orange Whistler

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Saltwater or Salmon, Size 3/0 to 1/0, Weighted with .035 Lead wire

Body : Black Bucktail Tied in Staggered Along Hook Shank, Extending Well Beyond the Bend of the Hook (see below)

WINGS : Eight Black Saddle Hackles, Four per Side, Splayed Out and Extending Well Beyond End of Tail

Eyes : Silver Bead Chain

Hackle : Full Collar of Orange Marabou

 

 

Name : Finch Pinky

Category : Pink Salmon

Hook : Gamakatsu, Size 2

Body : Flat Silver Tinsel

WINGS : White Glo-Bug Yarn Tied Under Shank; Shell Pink Glo-Bug Yarn Tied Over

Head : White

Hackle : Hot Pink

 

 

Name : Enticer (Variant)

Category : Silver Salmon, Chum Salmon

Hook : Salmon, TUE, Sizes 2-6

Tail : Chartreuse Zonker Strip

Body : Chartreuse SLF, Picked Out

Head : Pink Chenille, Figure 8 Around, Behind and in Front of Eyes

Eyes : Chartreuse or Yellow Dumbbell Eyes, Black Pupil

 

 

Name : Egg-Sucking Zonker Leech (Eyed)

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Size 2/0 to 2, TMC 7999

Tail : Unraveled Pearl Mylar Tubing with Core Fibers

Body : Pearl Mylar Tubing with Half of the Core Fibers Left in, Over Lead Wire; Chartreuse Zonker Strip Tied in at Tail and Under Head

Eyes : Silver Barbell Eyes

 

 

Name : JW Enticer (Variant 2)

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Size 2/0 to 2, Salmon Hook of Choice

Tail : Chartreuse Zonzer Strip as Long as the Hook Shank

Body : Chartreuse Cactus Chenille over Chartreuse Chenille, Palmered with Chartreuse Hackle

Head : Pink Sparkle Chenille Wrapped Around Dumbbell Eyes

Eyes : Yellow Dumbbell Eyes with Black Center, Tied on Securely with Figure Eight Wraps

 

 

Name : Orange Boss

Category : Salmon/Winter Steelhead

Hook : Salmon/Steelhead, Size 2/0-6

Tail : Black Calf Tail

Body : Orange Chenille

Eyes : Silver Bead Chain

Tag : Flat Silver Tinsel

 

 

Name : Black Boss (King)

Category : Winter Steelhead

Hook : Size 2-6 Salmon Hook

Tail : Orange Calf Tail

Body : Black Chenille, Weighted With Several Turns of Lead Wire

WINGS : None

Eyes : Bead Chain

Tag : Flat Silver Tinsel

 

 

Name : Flaming Boss

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : 2/0 to 12, Optional Weighted with Lead Wire

Tail : Black Bucktail, Comet Style

Body : Fluorescent Flame Chenille, Ribbed with Silver Tinsel

Eyes : Silver Bead Chain (Optional)

Hackle : Fluorescent Orange

 

 

Name : Silver Comet

Category : Pacific Salmon/Steelhead

Hook : Size 2/0 - 12, Weighted (Optional)

Tail : Orange Calf Tail, Long, With a Turn or Two of Body Material under to Hold Tail Upright.

Body : Silver Diamond Braid, Silver Mylar Tubing, or Flat Silver Tubing

Eyes : Bead Chain

 

 

Name : Purple Comet

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : 2/0 to 6

Body : Silver Diamond Braid

Hackle : Purple

 

 

Name : Lavender Lady

Category : Pacific Salmon, Coho

Hook : Size 6 to 2/0

Tail : Lavender Dyed Bucktail over White Bucktail or Substitutes, Tied Long

Body : Silver Polyglitter

Head : White

Hackle : Mixed White and Lavender, Heavily Hackled

 

 

Name : Salmon Fly

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Size 6 to 2/0

Tail : Fluorescent White Bucktail or Substitute (I used Fish-Fuzz)

Body : Embossed Silver Tinsel

Eyes : Silver Bead Chain

Hackle : Fluorescent Red

 

 

Name : Shewey's Comet (Shewey)

Category : Chum Salmon

Tail : Chartreuse Polar Bear (I used bucktail)

Body : 3/4 Gold Diamond Braid, 1/4 Chartreuse Seal

 

 

Name : Salmon Creek Special (Thompson)

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Size 2/0 to 6

Tail : Black Squirrel Tail (Comet Style Optional)

Body : Fluorescent Hot-Orange Floss, Built up to a Good Taper

WINGS : Fluorescent Orange Yarn Topped with Fluorescent White Hackle Fibers

Head : Fluorescent Red Thread

Rib : Narrow Flat Silver Tinsel

 

 

Name : Green Machine

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : 4 to 10

Tail : Black Gray, or Brown Bucktail or Other Hair Tied Comet Style

Body : Fluorescent Green Floss or Chenille

 

 

Name : Green Machine Variation

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : 4 to 10

Tail : Black Gray, or Brown Bucktail or Other Hair Tied Comet Style

Body : Fluorescent Green Floss or Chenille

 

 

Name : Green Machine Variation II

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : 4 to 10

Tail : White Bucktail or Other Hair Tied Comet Style

Body : Fluorescent Green Floss or Chenille

 

 

Name : Green Brite Lace Comet

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Size 2 to 8

Tail : Black Squirrel, Bear or Bucktail, Tied Comet Style

Body : Green Brite Lace (Purchased at Craft Stores) or Edge Brite, One Wrap Under Tail

Head : Tying thread

Eyes : Large bead chain or Substitute

 

 

Name : Gold Comet

Category : Winter Steelhead

Hook : Size 2/0 - 12, Weighted (Optional)

Tail : Orange Calf Tail, Long, With a Turn or Two of Body Material under to Hold Tail Upright.

Body : Gold Diamond Braid, Gold Mylar Tubing, or Flat Gold Tinsel

Eyes : Bead Chain

 

 

Name : Blue Comet

Category : Pacific Salmon/Steelhead

Hook : Size 2/0 - 12, Weighted (Optional)

Tail : Blue Calf Tail, Long with Wrap or Two of Body Material to Hold Tail Up and Out

Body : Silver Diamond Braid, Silver Mylar Tubing or Flat Silver Tinsel

 

 

Name : Goldsmith (Given)

Category : Pacific salmon

Hook : 2/0 to 12, Weighted (Optional)

Tail : Black over Hot Orange Bucktail Tied Long

Body : Gold Mylar Piping. Leaving the Ends Frayed out over the Tail

Head : Red, Gold Bead Chain Eyes are optional

 

 

Name : Black and Blue Marabou Variant

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Tiemco 7999, 1/0-2/0, Weighted (Optional)

Tail : Black Marabou, Hook-Shank or Longer, Tied Comet Style

Body : Oval Silver Tinsel

Head : Blue Flashabou, Wound (Subbed for Blue Monocord

Hackle : Two or three turns of Black (I used Long Spey Hackle)

 

 

Name : Kenai Connection

Category : Pacific Salmon

 

Hook

Size 1/0-6, Salmon Hook

Hook : Size 1/0-6, Salmon Hook

Tail : Red Hackle

Body : Fluorescent Chartreuse Chenille

WINGS : White Marabou

Head : Fluorescent Chartreuse

Thorat : Red Hackle

Shoulder: Jungle Cock or Substitute

 

 

Name : Katmai Smolt

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Size 4-8, Salmon Hook (I used a size 4, TMC 200R here)

Tail : Insect-Green Floss

Body : Insect-Green Floss

WINGS : White Polar Bear

Head : Black

Thorat : Blue and Red Hackle, Mixed

Shoulder: Jungle Cock

 

 

Name : Krystal Everglow

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Mustad 36890; 2 - 3/0; Weighted with .035 Lead

Tail : Frayed End of Everglow Tubing

Body : Chenille Matching Everglow Color

WINGS : Krystal Flash Matching Body Color, Sparse

 

 

Name : Bucktail Everglow

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Mustad 36890; 2 - 3/0; Weighted with .035 Lead

Tail : Frayed End of Everglow Tubing

Body : Chenille Matching Everglow Color

WINGS : Bucktail Matching Body with a few Strands Matching Krystal Flash

 

 

Name : Fat Pinky

Category : Salmon/Steelhead

Hook : Mustad 36890; Size 6 to 1/0

Tail : Purple Saddle Hackle

Body : 2/3 Pink Chenille, 1/3 Black Chenille

 

 

Name : Krystal Bullet

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Tiemco 7999; 2 - 3/0; Weighted with .035 Lead

Tail : Pearl or Gray Ghost Krystal Flash

Body : Red, Pink, Orange, Chartreuse or Green Chenille

WINGS : Pearl or Gray Ghost Krystal Flash

 

 

Name : Kilchis Killer, Chartreuse

Category : Chum Salmon

Hook : Gold Heavy Wire, Size 2-6

Tail : Chartreuse Krystal Flash

Body : 1/2 Chartreuse Floss, 1/2Chartreuse Plastic Chenille

WINGS : Chartreuse Krystal Flash

 

 

Name : Kilchis Killer, Pink (Shewey)

Category : Chum Salmon

Hook : Gold Heavy Wire, Size 2-6 (I used Red in this example)

Tail : Hot Pink Krystal Flash

Body : 1/2 Hot Pink Floss, 1/2 Hot Pink Plastic Chenille

WINGS : Hot Pink Krystal Flash

 

 

Name : Disco Gem

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Gamakatsu T10-6h, Size 1/0-3/0

Body : Pearl Diamond Braid

WINGS : Fluorescent Green Yarn Topped with a few Strands of Pearl Krystal Flash

Head : Fluorescent Green

 

 

Name : B.B.L.

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Size 2/0 to 6

Body : Silver Polyglitter Tinsel

WINGS : Purple Over Red Bucktail or Substitute

Head : White Thread

Thorat : Bright-Blue Bucktail or Substitute; Tied Body Length