Created by Enos Bradner
A traditional northwest steelhead pattern. Useful during winter or when the flows are a bit turbid and you need a brighter fly to show up through the murk.
How to Fish
Traditional wet-fly swing.
HOOK: Teimco 7999, sizes 2-8
TAG: Flat gold tinsel
TAIL: Orange and white hackle fibers.
RIB: Silver tinsel
BODY: Orange wool on rear half. Red wool on front half.
HACKLE: Dark brown hen hackle
WING: White bucktail on bottom, orange bucktail or Krystal Flash on top.
CHEEKS (OPTIONAL): Jungle cock