This is a useful summer steelhead pattern, especially on days when the fish seem to prefer a drab-colored fly. It is the traditional and highly-effective Muddler Minnow beefed up to handle steelhead.
How to Fish
Traditional wet-fly swing.
HOOK: Teimco 7999, sizes 2-12
TAIL: Turkey quill
BODY: Flat Gold Tinsel or diamond braid
WING: Turkey quill over brown calftail