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    Default Olive and Grizzly Feather Wing

    An olive and grizzly feather wing Spey style fly.

    A little more subdued "Earthy" colors should swing up a nice Great Lakes adfluvial rainbow trout..... Adfluvial rainbow trout just isn't as sexy as Steelhead...

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    Hook - Alec Jackson 1.5 Salmon Hook
    Tag - Medium gold flat tinsel
    Tail - Red schlappen fibers
    Body - Olive floss rear and olive hares ear dubbing front
    Ribbing - Large oval tinsel counter wrapped with small gold wire
    Hackle - Gray Whiting Spey hackle
    Throat - Large brown schlappen
    Wing - 2x pairs of grizzly hackle tips
    Head - Black thread w/ Loon UV cure


    “If I fished only to capture fish, my fishing trips would have ended long ago.”
    ~Zane Grey

    " . . . shouldn't a man stand on his own two feet and catch his own steelhead? Maybe put out some effort and find his own fish just for the fun of it?"
    ~Syd Glasso

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    Default Re: Olive and Grizzly Feather Wing

    Beautiful!


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