Re: What was the first fly you learned to tie?
Can't remember what was first, but I can tell you the 'where from.' For a steelhead fly out of Trey Combs "Steelhead Fly Fishing and Flies." Copyright 1976. For trout the "Index of Orvis Fly Patterns" by John Harder. CR-1978
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