Steelhead beginner on the fly

brandon4455

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http://oregonflyfishingblog.com/2010/03/12/dubbed-head-egg-sucking-leech-fly/

here is a video on the pattern I started using when I first took up fly rodding steelhead by jay nicholas and caddis fly. Same concept just isn’t on a jig hook.

And here is one from them on a jig hook, but I don’t set my marabou this way, I always Palmer my
Feathers unless I’m tying one with a full body and tail at the end

 
Echskech

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Now I've just got to figure out how to get the feather plume closer to the eye for that full pom-pom look. Also, these things are wonky as frick but fun to tie.
 

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