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Pearl Yeti (Hanley)

 

Pearl Yeti

Name Pearl Yeti
Category Pacific Salmon
Hook Size 2 to 5 (Saltwater)
Thread White 6/0 standard or single-strand floss
Tag Fluorescent Green Floss
Butt Tying Thread
Tail White polypropylene yarn
Body Pearl blue Lite Brite, applied in a dubbing loop
Wing White Calf tail
Head Tying thread

Pearl Yeti was developed by Ken Hanley and can be seen in his book, Fly Fishing the Pacific Inshore. Mr. Hanley writes in his notes that this fly, which can be used for Pacific Salmon, can represent young baitfish.  It works well in open estuaries and harbors.

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