tied by FisherOfMen Fly Type:Streamers, Target Species:Freshwater Bass, Recommended Region:Northeast US, Imitation:Mice, Material List: Thread: Grey/Brown 6/0
Legs: Two Grizzly Hackles
Body: Two large Grouse Marabou Feathers
Collar: Grizzly Hackle Tying Instructions: Tie in legs out in a "V", curved out&upward.
Stack and tie grouse marabou towards back of hook shank to create space for collar.
Tie in hackle at stem, wrapping a nice collar.
Whip finish. Presentation Tips: This is my first pattern. It closely mimics and combines traits of 2 different patterns, though I did not realize this at the time of tying.
This streamer is impressionistic, imitating a mouse or a frog on top, while the collar gives the marabou energy subsurface.
Waterproof Fly Box - Easy Grip Foam 6.5" x 4" x 1.5" Best flybox I've seen in 42 years of trout fishing. I have been frustrated with the big-name plastic boxes that somehow never match up with the opposing closures. Ditto with the boxes that have a single plastic tab-and-slit closure. These things are the answer. Metal hinge, two closure tab/slit closures, tight-fitting seams and a positive locking sys... read more