James Warren's Pink Sail Fish Fly -20:19

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James Warren has been tying commercially since he was 12 years old. He has guided for 9 years and fished all over the world. His Pink Sailfish Fly is simple and cheap and worth a watch.


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Recipe:

  • Hook: Owner AKI 6/0 (two hooks)
  • Thread: Red "B26 Fly"
  • Eyes: 1/2" Silver Prismatic Stick on
  • Body: Pink Schaden
  • Thorax: Pink Marabou
  • Overwing and Head: 3/4" Foam popper head/w Pink Prismatic Tape

The Art Flick Dun Variant - 10:48

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Doug McKnight returns with his Art Flick Dun Variant.

Livingston tier and guide Doug McKnight hails originally from Pensylvania, but now lives in Livingston, MT. He is currently a fly designer for Umpqua Feather Merchants and also creates beautiful display flies in custom shadow boxes.

If you would like to learn more about Doug's custom work you can reach him at dougmfish406@gmail.com

Recipe:

  • Hook: Standard Dry Fly
  • Thread: UTC 70
  • Tail: Dun Hackle fibers
  • Body: Reddish brown hackle stripped
  • Hackle: 2-3 dun dry fly hackles 3-4 times oversized


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Bob Jacklin ties the Grey Wulff - 9:57

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This week renown fly tyer Bob Jacklin joins us to show his rendition of Lee Wulff's classic Grey Wulff pattern.

Bob Jacklin has been a fly fishing guide and outfitter in the Yellowstone region for over 37 years. He is a world class fly fisherman, fly tyer, and fly casting instructor. Bob holds a Masters Certification as a fly casting instructor, and sits on the FFF's Board of Governors for fly casting instruction. He has been tying flies commercially since 1963 and is a past recipient of the FFF's Buz Buszek award for his contributions to the art of fly tying. There are few people in the country with as much in-depth knowledge of fly fishing, fly casting, and fly tying as Bob Jacklin. He is a charter member of the Federation of Fly Fishers, on the pro staff for St. Croix Rods, Ross Reels, Cortland Lines, and Whiting Farms. He is also a contract fly tyer for Umpqua Feather Merchants. On October 23, 2004, at the Catskill Fl Fishing Center and Museum, Bob Jacklin was inducted into the very prestigious "Fly Fishing Hall of Fame"

Bob is a frequent participant at fly tying shows as well as putting on talks and demonstrations for smaller groups.

Now sit back and enjoy both the fly tying and story telling skills of Bob Jacklin. See the recipe below.

 

Recipe:

  • Hook: 1 X long
  • Thread: 6/0 or 3/0 Black
  • Tail: Fine Brown Bucktail
  • Body: Gray Angora Yarn
  • Wing: Fine Brown Bucktail Divided
  • Hackle: 2 Blue Dun Gray Hackles
  • Head: Black thread

For more about Bob Jacklin or to shop for trips and gear please click on JacklinsFlyShop.com

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The Bread Crust Wet Fly by Doug McKnight - 9:03

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Livingston tier and guide Doug McKnight. Originally from Pensylvania, Doug now lives in Livingston, MT. He is currently a fly designer for Umpqua Feather Merchants and also creates beautiful display flies in custom shadow boxes.

In this video, Doug ties the Bread Crust Wet Fly, designed as a general trout fly. See below the video for the recipe.

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Recipe

  • Hook: Wetfly
  • Thread: UTC 140 or equiv.
  • Body: Ruffed Grouse tailfeather split, hairs ear dubbing
  • Hackle: Hungarian Partridge

For more patterns by Doug McKnight try his Art Flick Dun Variant and his Deer Hair Slider.

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