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Steve Burke's Salmon and Steelhead Fly-Tying Guide
Pheasant Spey (Barker)
Tied by Steve Burke

Pheasant Spey
Name Pheasant Spey
Category Steelhead
Tag Flat Silver Tinsel
Body Rear 2/3 Flat Silver Tinsel; Front 1/3 Claret Fur
Rib Silver Wire
Body Hackle Gray-Green Ringneck Feather Rump Feather
Throat Golden Pheasant Rump
Wing Two Golden Pheasant Breast Feathers Tied Flat on Top of One Another
Head Black

This simple Spey was originated by Cliff Barker of Washington. He has success with it, fished on a sink-tip line from early spring to fall.