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Green Highlander
Dressed by Joe Gablick

Green Highlander(Classic Version)
Name Green Highlander
Category Atlantic Salmon
Hook Size 2/0 to 8, Salmon Hook
Tag Silver Twist, Canary Yellow Silk
Butt Black Ostrich Herl
Tail Golden Pheasant and Teal
Ribbing Oval Silver Tinsel
Body Two Turns of Yellow Floss and the Rest Green Seal Fur
Hackle Palmer Body With Soft Green Hackle
Wing Two tippets back to back, veiled with light and dark mottled Bustard,
Golden pheasant tail, dark mottled Turkey and Swan or Turkey dyed green Mallard and a topping.
Throat Yellow Saddle Hackle
Sides Jungle Cock
Horns Blue and Yellow Macaw
Head Black

This version of Green Highlander was tied by Contributing Joe Gablick.

Joe, who is from Lower Burrell, Pa. has been tying for about 30 years. He conducts a flyfishing school that emphasizes relaxation, casting, and enjoying nature's surroundings. Take a moment to visit his website, The Contented Angler.

You can read about Joe and see many more of his flies by visiting The Flies of Joe Gablick.


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