Steve Burke's Salmon and Steelhead Fly-Tying Guide
LEONS Fritz Alevin
Originated and Tied By Leon Guthrie

LEONS Fritz Alevin
Name LEONS Fritz Alevin
Category Salmon / Steelhead / Trout
HookKamasan B800 Classic Lure Extra Long. Size 10
BodyFit Damsel Bead Eyes on underside of hook shank behind hook eye. Fit 1 Strand of Silver Flat Ribbon for Tail. Apply lead ribbon or wire to hook shank. Take a piece of Lureflash RED FRITZ and tie a knot twice in the same place as a Ball (this is representative of the Yoke Sac). Secure this behind the eyes and trim off excess fibres of the fritz. Now tie on Flat Silver Tinsel at hook bend and wind on hook shank building a level body and tie off or secure with super glue. Finish off by applying Epoxy Glue building round head on Damsel Bead Eyes, taking care not to block Hook Eye.
CommentsGood all-round Alevin Pattern.
Fishing Tips Allow to drift on bottom.

This pattern was originated and tied by Leon Guthrie of Galashiels, Scotland. You can see more of his originals at The Flies of Leon Guthrie.