Salmon and Steelhead Patterns - Page 5


 

 

Name : Cock Robin Optic Variation 1 (Pray)

Category : Pacific Salmon/Steelhead

Hook : Size 2, Mustad 7970

Body : Oval Gold Tinsel

WINGS : Gray Squirrel Tail

 

 

Name : Cock Robin Optic Variation 2 (Pray)

Category : Pacific Salmon/Steelhead

Hook : Size 2, Mustad 7970

Body : Oval Gold Tinsel

WINGS : Gray Squirrel Tail

 

 

Name : Double Conehead Bunny Leech, Black and Red

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Size 2 to 2/0

Body : Black Rabbit Zonker Strip, Tied in at Rear and Wrapped Around Hook to Just Behind Head; Top With a Few Strands of Black Flash

 

 

Name : Discovery Optic (McLane) Variant

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Size 2/0, 3XL

Body : Flat Silver Tinsel Ribbed with Oval Silver Tinsel

WINGS : Light Blue Polar Bear or Sub, mixed with Light Green Crimped Nylon over White Polar Bear or Sub

Head : Built up Large Optic Style with Tying Thread; Paint White with Black Eyes and Yellow Pupils

 

 

Name : Discovery Optic (McLane) Variant 2

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Size 2/0, 3XL

Body : Flat Silver Tinsel Ribbed with Oval Silver Tinsel

WINGS : Orange Polar Bear or Sub, mixed with Yellow Crimped Nylon over White Polar Bear or Sub

Head : Built up Large Optic Style with Tying Thread; Paint White with Black Eyes and Yellow Pupils

 

 

Name : Discovery Optic (McLane) Variant 3

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Size 2/0, 3XL

Body : Flat Gold Tinsel Ribbed with Oval Gold Tinsel

WINGS : Red Polar Bear or Sub, mixed with Red Crimped Nylon over Yellow Polar Bear or Sub

Head : Built up Large Optic Style with Tying Thread; Paint White with Black Eyes and Yellow Pupils

 

 

Name : Chum Bum - A Steve Burke Fly

Category : Salmon

Hook : TMC 7999, Sz. 2/0, Weighted

Tail : Chartreuse Bucktail

Body : Chartreuse Estaz Chenille

WINGS : Red Marabou, Wound

Head : Chartreuse Thread

 

 

Name : Alaskabou (Cook)

Category : Pacific Salmon/Steelhead

Hook : Tiemco 7999

WINGS : Fluorescent Green Marabou with Several Strands Matching Krystal Flash

 

 

Name : Chum Candy

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Tiemco 7999

WINGS : Pink Marabou with Several Strands Matching Krystal Flash

 

 

Name : Sun Burst Marabou

Category : Winter Steelhead

Hook : 1XL-2XL Gold. No. 2-8

Tail : Mixed Medium Bunch Fluorescent Orange and Yellow Marabou

Body : Lacquered Brass Wire

WINGS : Large Bunch Mixed Fluorescent Orange and Yellow Marabou

Hackle : Fluorescent Orange and Yellow Marabou. One Turn Each, Wound Together

 

 

Name : Showgirl (Cook)

Category : Winter Steelhead

Hook : Mustad 36890, Size 1/0-2/0

WINGS : Cerise Marabou with Optional Flashabou or Krystal Flash

 

 

Name : Pixie's Revenge

Category : Winter Steelhead/Salmon

Hook : Mustad 36890, Size 1/0-2/0

WINGS : White Marabou with Silver Flashabou or Krystal Flash

Head : Red

 

 

Name : Popsicle

Hook : Mustad 36890 or equivalent, Size 1/0-2/0

WINGS : Red Marabou with Silver Flashabou or Krystal Flash

Head : Red

Tag : Flat Silver Tinsel

 

 

Name : Black and Purple Streamer

Category : Steelhead

Hook : Streamer

Tail : Purple Marabou

Body : Black Chenille

WINGS : Krystal Flash

 

 

Name : Olive and Black Marabou

Category : Salmon/Steelhead

Hook : Mustad 36890, Size 1/0-2/0

Body : Oval Silver Tinsel or Poly Tinsel

WINGS : 4 or 5 Turns of Olive Marabou, Followed with a Few Wisps of Gray Ghost/Pearl Flashabou, Followed by 2-3 Turns of Black Marabou, Topped with a Few Strands of Green Flashabou

 

 

Name : Green & Black Marabou (Guard)

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Size 2, 4, 6, Extra Strong; Can be Weighted with Lead Wire

Tail : Fluorescent Green Marabou, Comet Style, Length of Hook Shank or Longer

Body : Fluorescent Green Amnesia Monofilament

Head : Fluorescent Green

Hackle : 2 or 3 Turns Fluorescent Green Saddle Hackle

 

 

Name : Black & Blue Marabou (Guard)

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Size 2, 4, 6, Extra Strong; Can be Weighted with Lead Wire

Tail : Black Marabou, Comet Style, Length of Hook Shank or Longer

Body : Oval Silver Tinsel

Head : Blue

Hackle : 2 or 3 Turns Fluorescent Black Saddle Hackle

 

 

Name : Idaho Sunset (Hathaway)

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Size 2/0 to 2

Body : Form an Underbody with Fluorescent Orange Thread or Floss

Overwrap with Red Mylar Tinsel, and Rib with Silver Tinsel

WINGS : Fluorescent Orange Bucktail or Marabou; Not Longer than the Body

Thorat : Fluorescent Red Marabou or Hackle

 

 

Name : Lemon-Lime - A Steve Burke Fly

Category : Pacific Salmon

WINGS : About 1/2 Way Back on the Hook Shank Yellow Marabou With Strands of Lime Crystal Flash on Either Side

Head : Fluorescent Green

Eyes : Barbell Eyes, Yellow with Black Center, Tied on With Figure Eight Wraps

 

 

Name : Purple Dredger

Category : Salmon/Steelhead

Hook : Salmon TDE, Size 4-6

Tail : Purple Marabou with Purple and Wine Krystal Flash

Body : Fluorescent Red Floss

Eyes : Non-Toxic Hour Glass Eyes, Painted Black, with White, Red, and Black Centers; Epoxy Over Eyes

Hackle : Purple Saddle Hackle Palmered Over Body

Rib : Gold Wire

 

 

Name : Fluorescent Green Dredger

Category : Salmon/Steelhead

Hook : Salmon TDE, Size 4-6

Tail : Fluorescent Green and Black Marabou with Green and Black Krystal Flash

Body : Fluorescent Green Floss

Eyes : Non-Toxic Hour Glass Eyes, Painted Black, with White, Red, and Black Centers; Epoxy Over Eyes

Hackle : Black Saddle Hackle Palmered Over Body

Rib : Gold Wire

 

 

Name : Fluorescent Orange Dredger

Category : Salmon/Steelhead

Hook : Salmon TDE, Size 4-6

Tail : Fluorescent Orange and Black Marabou with Orange, Black, and Pearl Krystal Flash

Body : Fluorescent Fire Orange Floss

Eyes : Non-Toxic Hour Glass Eyes, Painted Black, with White, Red, and Black Centers; Epoxy Over Eyes

Hackle : Black Saddle Hackle

Rib : Gold Wire

 

 

Name : Humpy Fly, Male (Nelson)

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Size 6, 3XL

Tail : Red Hackle Fibers

Body : Flat Silver Tinsel

WINGS : Black Marabou Tips, Back to Back; Topped With Peacock Herl

Head : Red

Thorat : Black Hackle

 

 

Name : Humpy Fly, Female (Nelson)

Category : Pacific Salmon

Hook : Size 6, 3XL

Tail : Red Hackle Fibers

Body : Flat Silver Tinsel

WINGS : White Marabou Tips, Back to Back; Topped With Peacock Herl

Head : White

Thorat : White Hackle

 

 

Name : Pink Salmon (Mercer)

Category : King and Silver Salmon

Tail : Fluorescent Pink Marabou and Pink Crystal Flash

Body : Fuchsia Crystal Chenille

Head : Silver Bead Chain Eyes and Fluorescent Red Thread

 

 

Name : Pink Everything (Burke)

Category : Salmon/Steelhead

Hook : Salmon TUE, Size 2/0-4

Body : Rear 2/3 Pink Chenille, Front 1/3 Olive Chenille

WINGS : A good Bunch of Pink Marabou with 5 or 6 Strands Flash Accent

Tag : Flat Silver Tinsel