Month: April 2012

Gadwall and Jungle Cock for Summer Steel

Posted by flugfisk on April 17, 2012 in Uncategorized No Comments

With the winter steelhead season behind us now (except for a few rivers),I have been tying several different patterns in preparation for summer steelheading opportunities once the rivers open again.  This is one of those patterns, tied on a brass Teardrop tube.   A little bit of flat diamond braid was used to add a bit

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Spring Break part 3

Posted by flugfisk on April 11, 2012 in Uncategorized No Comments

Time for the Intruders.  They may take a little longer and require a few more steps, but they are very rewarding to tie. Well that wraps up my Spring Break 2012 photo collection.  I hope you have enjoyed it, and maybe have picked up some new ideas for your own Intruders style tube flies.

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Spring Break part 2

Posted by flugfisk on April 8, 2012 in Uncategorized No Comments

This is part 2 of the Spring Break photo collection.  The Intruders that I mentioned in part 1 will now be seen in a special “Spring Break Intruder” post.  So without further delay, here are more of the tube flies i tied during spring break 2012. These ones consists mostly of multiple colors of Amherst,

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Spring Break part 1

Posted by flugfisk on April 8, 2012 in Uncategorized No Comments

After a hectic winter quarter at school, I had a 10 day break in between the start of the spring quarter.  Some would call this “spring break”, but it rained most of the time and didn’t feel like spring.  Here’s my spring break 2012 photo collection. I think I was mostly looking forward to summer

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