A classic American hairwing salmon fly. This version is tied on a small double hook, using squirrel tail for wing. On large version i use bear, bucktail or fox hair. The combination of black, red and silver is highly visible even in small hook sizes. This fly holds it’s own against all the new and … Continue reading "Black Bear Red Butt – Salmon/Steelhead fly tying – tied by Michael Jensen"
Most often Per ties this fly on a weighted double hook in size 6-12 but occasionally he use a small tube fly version as well. When the water is dark and stained he might try a variation of the pattern using silver body and a grizzly hackle. He prefers a weighted fly/floating line approach and … Continue reading "AHREX – Per’s Small Pink Double – tied by Per Tofting"
A shrimp fly that is easy to tie and works just fabulous in the water. Good choice for sea trout and salmon in cold and stained water – and in peat coloured streams as well. Tied by Per Tofting.
Danish Niels Verner Pedersen’s take on the the silver/blue theme that just seem to work so well for fresh run fish. The Foldager already has accounted for Norwegian salmon and Danish sea trout. Tied on the Ahrex Home Run Series HR428 Standard Double.