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Orange Shrimp
A Mike Foster Fly

 

Orange Shrimp

Name Orange Shrimp
Category Salmon/Steelhead
Hook

Mustad 37160

Thread Fluorescent orange, size 3/0
Tail Orange buck tail
Body Orange chenille
Back Orange buck tail, tied down from the back to the front
Rib Orange thread, size 3/0
Hackle Fluorescent orange, palmered

Orange Shrimp was created and tied by Mike Foster. This is one of the flies, amongst others seen here, that is written about in Fly Fishing for Pacific Salmon, by Bruce Ferguson, Les Johnson, and Pat Trotter.

You can see more of Mike's flies at The Flies of Mike Foster .

 

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