Salmonfly.Net Salmon and Steelhead Fly Tying Guide  In Memory of Yuri Shumakov

Contributing Fly
Tyers Series

The Flies of Darrell Philbrook

Fly Tying

Basic Tying Instructions

Anatomy of a Fly

Salmon and Steelhead Hooks

Fly Tying Tools

Materials Glossary

Fly Patterns

Fly Search

Match Flies to Species

Contributing Tyers

Show Your Flies Here

More Information 

Steelhead Facts

Pacific Salmon Facts

Tips and Techniques


Site Map




Photo Gallery


Kate (Jorgensen)
Dressed by Darrell Philbrook

Kate, Dressed by Darrell Philbrook

Tip: Fine round or oval silver tinsel.

Tag: Light yellow floss or silk.

Tail: Topping veiled with Kingfisher.

Butt: Black ostrich herl.

Body: Crimson floss.

Rib: Oval silver tinsel.

Hackle: Crimson dyed hackle.

Throat: Lemon yellow hackle.

Underwing: Tippets in strands.

Wing: Married strands of scarlet and yellow swan, golden pheasant tail and speckled bustard, on the outside are married strips of barred Wood Duck and teal, with narrow strips of bronze or brown Mallard over this, enveloping the upper edge of the wing.

Sides: Jungle Cock.

Cheeks: Kingfisher.

Topping: Golden pheasant crest.

Horns: Blue and Yellow Macaw.

Head: Black.

This version of Kate was tied by Darrell Philbrook, the fifth contributor in the early years of Salmonfly.Net. You can see more flies tied by Darrell on his introduction page - The Flies of Darrell Philbrook.

Bargain Cave 468x60

Home  |  About Salmonfly.Net  |  Links  |  Stores  |  Contact the Webmaster

This page is maintained by Salmonfly.Net (Friday, January 30, 1998 to )