Purple Squirrel

 

Purple Squirrel

hook Mustad 36890
hook size(s) 2-10
thread black
tail purple hackle fibers
tag silver tinsel
body rear 2/3 silver tinsel, front 1/3 purple floss
rib double strands of fine oval silver tinsel
beard purple hackle
wing grey fox guard hairs

notes: Good salmon fly for early season and bright clear days. There is a Butt on this fly between the tail and the body that is made from black ostich herl.

submitted by: Joel Sampson at Joel.Sampson@STMARYS.CA