Published Apr 11. 2023 - 5 months ago

Glitter Bug

Detailed instructions for tying a Glitter Bug. Check out the full video of Tim fishing with The New Fly Fisher on the Gander River:

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Hook: Size 8 salmon hook:
Thread 1: Light gel spun thread.
Tail: Calf tail.
Flash: Pearl Krystal flash.
Butt: Chartreuse or light green micro-chenille.
Body: Deer belly hair.
Thread 2: Dark gel spun thread.
Hackle: Brown.

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