Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Green Highlander Tube Fly

A modern take on an old classic

Green Highlander Tube Fly


Tube: Plastic Scandinavian Style tube 1"-1.5" (total length)
Tag: Silver flat braid
Tail: Yellow Fluoro Fiber
Rib: Silver oval tinsel
Body: 1/3 yellow Uni-Stretch, 2/3 highlander green S.L.F. or green Ice Dub
Body Hackle: Yellow
Throat Hackle: Highlander green
Wing: Yellow arctic fox, silver Angel Hair, orange arctic fox, pearl Krinkle Flash, highlander green arctic fox (wing tied Temple Dog Style); peacock herl
Cheeks: Jungle cock
Head: Silver turbo cone

Hook: I prefer Loop/Guideline Tube Doubles or Owner SSW Straight Eye singles

2 comments:

  1. Great tie! Need to get me some goat and I will give this a try

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  2. Nice Ben, was hoping you would put that one up on your blog !

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