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Sockeye Boss

Name Sockeye Boss
Category Pacific Salmon
Hook Size 4 to 8
Thread Red or burgundy 6/0
Tail Black Squirrel Tail
Body Medium black Larva Lace
Hackle Chartreuse saddle hackle
Eyes/Wt Medium bead chain
Head Tying thread

This pattern was taken from Ken Hanley’s fine book Fly Fishing the Pacific Inshore. Mr. Hanley writes in his notes that this fly, which can be used for Pacific Salmon, is a generic attractor that works well in estuaries.

 

 

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