Blue Squirrel

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UC Steve
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Blue Squirrel

Post by UC Steve » Mon Apr 24, 2017 2:09 am

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Green/Blue Squirrel

Hook: TMC 200R

Body: green tinsel, blue tinsel, peacock herl

Wing: blue squirrel tail

Hackle: olive grizzly hen
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Re: Blue Squirrel

Post by redietz » Mon Apr 24, 2017 5:10 am

Nice combination of colors.

What's the overwing?
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Re: Blue Squirrel

Post by tie2fish » Mon Apr 24, 2017 7:04 am

Very pretty bait, Steve. Have you fished this in the past? For trout?
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Re: Blue Squirrel

Post by UC Steve » Mon Apr 24, 2017 1:04 pm

Sorry redietz, neglected to list the topping, which is gadwall.

Bill, yes, fishing it right now. Swinging for prespawn redbands in unusually high, dirty water, & it's turning the trick as well as anything right now. It's a small lure, tied in #6 or #8.
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