Steve Burke's Salmon and Steelhead Fly-Tying Guide
Copper Spey (Shewey)

Copper Spey (Shewey)
Name Copper Spey (Shewey)
Category Sea Run Cutthroat
Hook Salmon/Steelhead, Siz 6-8
Thread Black
Tag Flat Gold Tinsel
Rib Gold Embossed Tinsel (Optional)
Body Orange Seal
Spey Hackle Golden Pheasant Rump
Collar Golden Pheasant Rump, Then Golden Pheasant Flank
Wing Two Golden Pheasant Flank Feathers, Tied Tent Style


The pattern for this fly came from the fine book by John Shewey, Northwest Fly Fishing Trout and Beyond.