Designed and Dressed by Monte Smith
|Name ||Copper Lake |
|Category ||Featherwing Streamer |
|Hook ||Mustad 94720, #2 |
|Ribs||Flat copper tinsel; small oval copper tinsel counter-wrapped |
|Body||Dark green silk or flat green tinsel |
|Belly||Grey fox |
||Golden pheasant crest |
|Wing||Four gray saddle hackles |
||Silver pheasant |
|Cheek||Jungle cock |
|Throat||Dyed green golden pheasant crest |
|Head||Dyed green golden pheasant crest |
...Another remarkable fly designed and tied by Oregon Contributing Fly Tyer, Monte Smith. You can see more of Monte's flies at The Flies of Monte Smith.
Monte's Notes: A tribute fly to one of my fishing places forever seared into my memory. A classic “Ghost” style design with a little extra fun.