Steve Burke's Salmon and Steelhead Fly-Tying Guide
Atomic Skunk
Tied By Scott Howell

Atomic Skunk, Tied By Scott Howell
Name Atomic Skunk
Category Steelhead
Hook Alec Jackson Spey (Daiichi #2050 or #2051) Size #3
Tag Fine Oval Silver Tinsel
Tail Hot Red Saddle Hackle fibers
Body 3 Peacock Green Iridescent Glass Beads and Black Ostrich Herl
CollarBlack Hen Hackle
WingWhite Calftail accented with a few strands of Spirit River Silver Holographic Lite-Brite
HeadDanville 6/0 no-wax Fl/Fire Orange Flymaster thread

"Atomic Skunk" is Scotty's rendition of the well-known and highly successful "Skunk" tied with a beaded body. You can see more of Scott Howell's flies at The Flies of Scott Howell.