Whiskey Creek Fly Fishing

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Baker’s Hole Bugger

February 14th, 2009 · 2 Comments

The Baker’s Hole Bugger is a fly pattern designed at Blue Ribbon Flies for the spawning browns in the fall that migrate through the Baker’s Hole campground. This pattern is featured in their excellent book, Fly Patterns of Yellowstone, Volume 2.   This excellent books gives the back story, recipes, and special tying instructions for several [...]

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Barns Pool Stonefly

October 8th, 2008 · 2 Comments

I designed/assembled this fly pattern specifically for fishing the Barns Pools in Yellowstone National Park. This fly is unleaded and the right density to reach the bottom in Barns #1.  Fish it with a small dropper, I like to use a peacock and starling soft hackle.

Design Notes:
Yellowstone fishing regulations prohibit lead of any sort, even [...]

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