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Glen Grant
Designed by Major Grant, end of 19th century- Dressed by Monte Smith

Glen Grant, Tied By Monte Smith 

Name Glen Grant
Category Atlantic Salmon
Hook Partridge Bartleet CS 10/3, #1/0
Tail Golden pheasant rump feather
Tail VeilingWood duck
RibsMedium flat silver counter-wrapped with small silver oval tinsel
HackleBlack coque
BodyYellow then black wool
ThroatTeal
WingThree jungle cock spears per side, each shorter than previous and tied back-to-back. Covered with teal or pintail.
HeadSparse yellow wool and black thread

Glen Grant is tied by Oregon Contributing Fly Tyer, Monte Smith, as he continues to amaze us with his versatility and skill. You can see more of Monte's flies at The Flies of Monte Smith.


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