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Fly Days of August: Baker’s Hole Bugger

August 25th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Believe it or not, but the end of August is approaching. That means that September is near.  September means, to me, visiting the Madison to chase brown trout.

The Baker’s Hole Bugger was designed specifically for that pursuit, with the yellow tail being a trigger for brownie.  These pages featured a step-by-step tutorial earlier this year.

Bakers Hole Bugger

Baker's Hole Bugger

Baker’s Hole Bugger

  • Hook: Wooly bugger hook, 4-xl streamer hook, size 6 or 8
  • Weight: Lead free wire, about a dozen wraps
  • Tail: Brown marabou, copper Krystal flash, Yellow marabou
  • Body: Brown & Yellow Varigated medium chennile
  • Rib: Hot orange or red ultra-wire
  • Hackle: Grizzly saddle hackle, palmered
  • Head: Hot orange thread

Tying tip: remember, if you are tying for Yellowstone, lead free and pinched barbs.

Tags: Fly Tying

1 response so far ↓

  • 1 Eduardo // Aug 25, 2009 at 12:11 pm

    Very nice, I will ty a few of those. Thanks for posted!


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