Category: Steelhead Surface Fly
Tail: Dark coastal deer hair
Body: Natural caribou body hair, spun and clipped
Wing: Short piece of packaging foam, trimmed into a small triangle and extended forward over the eye of the hook
Head and Collar: Dyed rusty-brown deer body hair, sun and left untrimmed.
Dick Stewart and Farrow Allen, in their book, Flies for Steelhead, describe the Pooldozer, originated by Dr. Wes Terasaki, as "an easily-tied hair body skater". I chose it for this series to show an example of the amount of variation in bomber/skater type flies.