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Golden Goose 

Name Golden Goose
Category Pacific Salmon/Steelhead
Hook TMC 700, TMC 7999, Daiichi 2451 or similar style. #1/0 thru #10
Thread Red Ultra Thread, Sized to hook
Tail Black Bucktail, Squirrel or Calf tail, at least 1 1/2 times the hook shank length
Body Oval gold tinsel, size to match hooks size. Can use Sparkle or Diamond braid as well. 1st wrap is placed under tail to cock it up on an angle
Hackle Red and Yellow, 3 turns each, blended
Eyes Gold Bead Chain, sized to hook

Golden Goose was tied by Dean Endress.  For more information about this fly, read his article in Salmonfly.Net, A Trio of Long Tails From Schaadt.



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