Steve Burke's Salmon and Steelhead Fly-Tying Guide
Tiger Paw (Howell) Variation
Tied by Steve Burke

Pheasant Spey
Name Tiger Paw (Howell)Variation
Category Steelhead
Tag Oval Copper Tinsel
Tail Black Hackle Barbs
Body Black Chenille
Rib Oval Copper Tinsel
Wing Copper Crystal Flash (I subbed Lt. Orange mixed with Wine
Head Black

The Tiger Paw was originated by Joe Howell in the 80s for the Umpqua River summer run Steelhead. It has prove to be effective there and in British Columbia. Vary the size for conditions.