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Mouse fly

 
tied by TIER
Fly Type: General Freshwater,
Target Species: Pike,
Recommended Region: Alaska,
Imitation: Mice,
Material List:
Any fur or hair that is white
Any fur or hair that is either brown or white
deer hair
The strongest thread you can find
size 2 or 4 hook
rabbit strip with hair stripped
Tying Instructions: Start a thread base on a size 4 hook, then go back to the bend and tie in a rabbit strip that has been shaved and a triangle cut into the end. Then tie the triangle end onto the hook. Take same animal hair or some white marabou, wrap it onto the hook, push the hair to the bottom of the fly, tie some hair on top, and repeat until you have covered ¾ of the shank with hair. Take some deer hair and flare it up to cover the rest of the fly, then finish.
Presentation Tips: Pull your line hard to get the fly underwater, then let it rise



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