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Mack’s Canyon Blue (Melody)
Tied by William Lovelace

Macks Canyon Blue

Name

Mack’s Canyon Blue

Category Steelhead
Hook

Dai Riki 899 #2

Thread

Black 3/0 Monocord   

Body 1/3 Fluorescent orange dubbing, 2/3 Black dubbing
Rib Oval silver tinsel
Wing Orange Bucktail over Black Bucktail
Hackle Light blue hen

Mack’s Canyon Blue was tied by Contributing Fly Tyer William Lovelace.   See many more of his flies at his page on this site, The Flies of William Lovelace.

Bill's Notes: A very popular Mark Melody variation of the Mack’s Canyon for clear water conditions on the Deschutes.

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