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McCormick's Shrimp
Tied by Gary Tanner

 McCormick's Shrimp

Name McCormick's Shrimp
Category Atlantic Salmon
Tail 1 Claret Polar Bear or bucktail with 6 or so strands pearl Krystal Flash
Tail 2 Long claret hackle wound 3ish turns and tied back to cloak Tail 1
Rear Body Claret floss
Rear Rib Oval gold tinsel
Middle Hackle Long claret
Front Body Claret floss
Front Rib Oval gold tinsel
Wing Jungle Cock
Front Hackle Hot orange
Head Black

McCormick's Shrimp was tied by contributing fly tyer Gary Tanner. See Gary's notes below about this fly and read more about it on his blog: The River's Course. See more of his flies on his contributor page, The Flies of Gary Tanner.

Gary's Notes: The McCormick's Shrimp really got the claret flowing !

468 x 60 Fly Fishing

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