Steve Burke's Salmon and Steelhead Fly-Tying Guide
Sundowner, Purple (Wagoner)
Tied by Steve Burke

Sundowner, Purple (Wagoner)
Name Sundowner, Purple
Category Steelhead
TailPurple Hackle Barbs
BodyRear 1/3, Flat Silver Tinsel; Front 2/3, Fluorescent Orange Yarn
HacklePurple Hackle Palmered Over The Orange Yarn
WingPearl Crystal Flash. The Original Pattern Was White Calftail
CollarPurple Hackle
HeadBlack

The Purple Sundowner is one of a series developed by Bob Wagoner of Idaho, in the mid 1980s. They are also tied in Pink, Red, Orange, and Black.