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Green Butt Skunk Example 5
Tied By William Lovelace

GB Skunk 5


Green Butt Skunk #5

Category Steelhead Fly
Hook Dai Riki 899  #4
Thread Black Monocord
Tail Red Hackle Fibers

Fluorescent Green Chenille; Black Chenille

Ribbing Flat Silver Tinsel
Collar Black Hackle
Wing Polar Bear

This version of the Green Butt Skunk was tied by Oregon fly tyer William Lovelace for a his series Creativity in Fly Tying: Varying the Approach to Tying the Same Fly with Different Materials and Styles. (which see)

Bill's notes: "This is another traditional chenille body with the old favorite wing."

Read more about William Lovelace and his flies at The Flies of William Lovelace.


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