Salmon and Steelhead Patterns - Page 4


 

 

Name : The Kilchis Green (Youngers)

Category : Pacific Salmon (Chum)

Body : Chartreuse Floss (I tied this with an underbody of flat silver tinsel)

WINGS : Lime Green Krystal Flash

Head : Chartreuse

 

 

Name : Chum Salmon Slammer (Youngers)

Category : Pacific Salmon (Chum)

Hook : Gamakatsu, Salmon Size 2 or 4

Tail : Holographic fiber, green/silver

Body : Chartreuse Brite Blend (I Used Chartreuse Estaz)

Head : Red

 

 

Name : White Wiggle Tail (Hyde)

Category : All Pacific Salmon Species

Tail : White Marabou

Body : Pink Chenille

Head : Black

Rib : Oval Silver Tinsel

 

 

Name : Irish Spirit (Mushrush) Variant

Category : King Salmon/Silver Salmon/Chum Salmon

Hook : Saltwater or Stainless Steel straight Eye

Tail : Two Chartreuse Saddle Hackle Feathers Splayed Out, Yellow Glo Bug Yarn, Green Flashabou

Hackle : Olive Green Wound in Front of Marabou

 

 

Name : Squamish Poacher (Kambeitz)

Category : Pacific Salmon / Steelhead

Body : Fluorescent Orange Chenille, Figure Eight it Around Eyes to Build Up the Head Area

Eyes : Green Glass Beads Melted onto Monofilament (I melted the monofilament ends to form rounded eyes.)

Hackle : Orange, Trimmed Short on Rear 1/2

Rib : Fluorescent Orange Thread

Antennae : Sparse Orange Bucktail

 

 

Name : Edgy Poacher (Stokes)

Category : Steelhead/Pacific Salmon

Body : Fluorescent Orange Estaz Chenille (I used fluorescent orange synthetic dubbing).

Head : Florescent Red-Orange

Eyes : Green Glass Beads Melted onto Monofilament (I melted the monofilament ends to form rounded eyes.)

Hackle : Fluorescent Orange, Trimmed Short on Rear 1/2

Rib : Fluorescent Orange Thread

Antennae : Fluorescent Orange Hair (I used Bucktail)

 

 

Name : Horner's Shrimp (Horner)

Category : Pacific Salmon, Steelhead

Hook : 2 to 6, Weighted with Lead Wire (optional)

Tail : Brown Bucktail with Butts left Long to Tie Shellback

Body : Silver Tinsel Over Core of White Floss

Hackle : Pale Olive, Blue Dun or Grizzly Palmered over Body

 

 

Name : The Spanker, Chartreuse (Davis)

Category : Coho Salmon

Hook : #2-#4 Stout Metallic Green Wet Fly

Tail : Pearlescent Fluorescent-Green Flashabou (#6962), Over 12 Strands of Silver Holographic Fly Fiber.

Body : Large Chartreuse Ice Chenille Wound Over Wet, Clear Epoxy

Head : Clear Epoxy

 

 

Name : Marabou Candlefish

Category : King and Coho Salmon

Hook : Straight-Eyed Saltwater or Stainless Steel; Sizes 2 - 2/0

Body : Flat Silver Tinsel

WINGS :

Light Blue Marabou over Olive Marabou, over White Marabou; 5

or 6 Strands of Red FisHair side on Each Side

Head : Black

Rib : Oval Silver Tinsel

 

 

Name : Cutthroat/Coho Spider (Caverhill)

Category : Coho Salmon

Hook : Tiemco 2312

Body : Rear 60%, Flat Golf Tinsel; Front 20%, Fine Ultra Chenille

 

 

Name : Morrison's Secret (Morrison)

Category : Pink, Silver Salmon

Hook : Mustad 36717, Sizes 2-6 (I Subbed TMC 7999)

Tail : Golden Pheasant Tippets

Body : Silver Mylar Piping Wound Around Hook

WINGS : White Polar Bear with Sparse Algae Green Polar Bear Over

Eyes : Large Silver Bead Chain

Hackle : Red Chinese Saddle

 

 

Name : Black Jack (Susinger)

Category : Silver, Sockeye, King Salmon

Hook : Salmon, TUE, Sizes 2-6

Body : Silver Sparkle Braid

WINGS : Fine Black Bear Hair or Sub

Hackle : Fluorescent Pink Saddle Hackle, Palmered

 

 

Name : Copper Shrimp Variant (Hunter)

Category : Salmon/Steelhead

Hook : TMC 7999, Size 2/0

Tail : Red Calf Tail

Body : Bright Mini Gold Holo

WINGS : Orange Bucktail over Yellow Bucktail, Around Hook

Hackle : Fluorescent Pink Saddle Hackle, Palmered

 

 

Name : Bjorn's Super Prawn (Evening Storm)

Category : Salmon

Hook : TMC 7999, Size 2/0

Tail : Hot Orange Bucktail, Topped with Red Krystal Flash and Gold Flashabou (Tie Long)

 

Rear Body

A Few Turns of Hot Pink Chenille, followed by Orange Marabou, Topped with A Golden Pheasant Body Feather

Body : A Few Turns of Hot Pink Chenille, followed by Orange Marabou, Topped with A Golden Pheasant Body Feather

Head : Red

Tag : Small Oval Gold Tinsel

 

Tail

Hot Orange Bucktail, Topped with Red Krystal Flash and Gold Flashabou (Tie Long)

 

Rear Body

A Few Turns of Hot Pink Chenille, followed by Orange Marabou, Topped with A Golden Pheasant Body Feather

 

 

Name : Alaska Candlefish (Schwiebert)

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Size 6 to 3/0

Body : Large Flat Silver Tinsel

WINGS : Bucktail or substitute in three layers, white, then olive, then light blue. Tie in four or five strands of red bucktail along the side as a long, \"shoulder\".

Head : Black

Rib : Medium Oval Silver Tinsel

 

 

Name : Orange Wiggle Tail (Hyde)

Category : Pacific Salmon

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

Tail : Orange Marabou

Body : Orange Chenille

Head : Black

Rib : Oval Silver Tinsel

 

 

Name : Silver Flash (Sullivan)

Category : Pacific Salmon

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

Tail : Pearl Flashabou

Body : Silver Tinsel Chenille

WINGS : Orange Bucktail or FisHair

Eyes : Silver Bead Chain

 

 

Name : PS Legolas

Category : Pacific Salmon

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

Body : Back 1/3 Chartreuse Cactus Chenille; Front 1/3 Hot Pink Cactus Chenille

Head : Hot Pink

Hackle : Red Hen Tied in After the Chartreuse Body and Before the First Wing

Tag : Medium Holo Tinsel

 

 

Name : Parakeet, Eyed

Category : Pacific Salmon

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

Tail : Medium Pink Marabou Accented with a Few Strands of Pink Krystal Flash

Body : Chartreuse Zonker Strip Wrapped Around Hook, Accented With A few Strands of Lime Krystal Flash

Head : Red

Eyes : Large Bead Chain

 

 

Name : Roxie

Category : Pacific Salmon

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

Tail : Pearl Flashabou

Body : Red Cactus Chenille in Three Sections

Head : Red

Hackle : Webby Black Saddle, Three or Four Wraps After Each Body Section in Successively Larger Sizes

 

 

Name : Roxanne

Category : Pacific Salmon

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

Tail : Pearl Krystal Flash and Black Flashabou

Body : Red Cactus Chenille

Head : Red

Hackle : Webby Black Saddle, Three or Four Wraps

 

 

Name : Chartreuse Spider Web

Category : Pacific Salmon

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

Tail : Green Flashabou and Lime Krystal Flash

Body : Chartreuse Cactus Chenille

Head : Chartreuse

 

 

Name : Purple Parakeet, Eyed

Category : Pacific Salmon

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

Tail : Blue Marabou

Body : Purple Zonker Strip Wrapped Around Hook, Accented With A few Strands of Blue and a Few Strands of Wine Krystal Flash

Head : Red

Eyes : Large Bead Chain

 

 

Name : Parakeet, Chartreuse, Barbell Eyes

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Size 2/0 to 2, TMC 7999

Tail : Chartreuse Marabou

Body : Chartreuse Zonker Strip Wrapped Around Hook, Accented With A few Strands of Gray Ghost Krystal Flash

Head : Red

Eyes : Chartreuse Barbell Eyes with Black Pupil

 

 

Name : Frank's Fly (Moore)

Category : Pacific Salmon/Steelhead

Body : Fluorescent Orange Chenille

WINGS : White Calf Tail

Hackle : Orange, Plamered over Body

 

 

Name : Pink Lady

Category : Pacific Salmon

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

Tail : Lime Krystal Flash and Pearl Flashabou

Body : Chartreuse Cactus Chenille

Head : Chartreuse

 

 

Name : Over-Under

Category : Pacific Salmon

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

Tail : Silver Flashabou

Body : Cherise Glow Bug Yarn

WINGS : Purple Rabbit Strip, Tied in at Rear (Upside Down), Folded Over and Tied in at Front so that Hair Flows Backward

Head : Hot Pink

Shoulder: Blood Red Marabou Plume Tips

 

 

Name : Red and Black Parakeet

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Your Choice Salmon Hook, Size 1/0, 2/0, Weighted with .030 Lead Wire

Tail : Hot Pink Marabou, Long

Body : Red rabbit strip, wound around Hook Shank

Head : Red

Shoulder: Several strands of Pearl Flashabou

 

 

Name : Spanker, Dark Pink (Davis)

Category : Silver Salmon/Pink Salmon

Hook : Daiichi 2151, Size 1, wrapped with thread and coated with epoxy before applying body material

Tail : Red Angel Hair over 12 strands of silver holographic tinsel

Body : Dark pink Cactus Chenille

Head : Red

 

 

Name : Red Optic (Pray)

Category : Pacific Salmon/Steelhead

Hook : Size 2, Mustad 7970

Body : Oval Silver Tinsel

WINGS : Red Bucktail

 

 

Name : Red and Yellow Optic (Pray)

Category : Pacific Salmon/Steelhead

Hook : Size 2, Mustad 7970

Body : Oval Silver Tinsel

WINGS : Yellow Bucktail over Red Bucktail

 

 

Name : Black Optic (Pray)

Category : Pacific Salmon/Steelhead

Hook : Size 2, Mustad 7970

Body : Oval Gold Tinsel

WINGS : Black Bucktail

 

 

Name : Nite Owl Optic (Pray)

Category : Pacific Salmon/Steelhead

Hook : Size 2, Mustad 7970

Tail : Yellow Hackle Fibers

Body : Oval Silver Tinsel

WINGS : White Bucktail

 

 

Name : Fall Favorite Optic (Pray)

Category : Pacific Salmon/Steelhead

Hook : Size 2, Mustad 7970

Body : Flat, Oval, or Embossed Silver Tinsel

WINGS : Orange Bucktail