Category: Pacific Salmon/Steelhead
Hook: Size 2/0 - 12, Weighted (Optional)
Tail: Orange Calf Tail, Long, With a Turn or Two of Body Material under to Hold Tail Upright
Body: Silver Diamond Braid, Silver Mylar Tubing, or Flat Silver Tubing
Collar: Orange Saddle Hackle
Eyes: Bead Chain
The Comet series of flies have become a popular standard for Pacific Salmon and are also fished for steelhead. They are tied in many colors to include gold, blue, green, and orange. The bead chain eyes are optional but add additional weight if neeeded. Another option is to weight the hook with lead. See also the Green Comet, Gold Comet, Purple Comet, Blue Comet , and Green Brite Lace Comet.