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Spruce 

Name Spruce
Category Sea-Run Cutthroat
Hook TMC 300 or similar 6X long, heavy wire, down eye
Thread Black 6/0
Tail 3 Peacock sword tips
Body Rear 3 quarters, red floss or wool; front quarter, peacock herl
Wing Gold or Silver Badger Hackles, flared
Collar Gold or Silver Badger

The pattern for this fly, came from the fine book by Les Johnson Fly-Fishing Coastal Cutthroat, Flies, Techniques, Conservation.  See the book for more information about this fly.

 

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