#270 – BP Brookie Fry

#270 BP Brookie Trout Fry - Barry Phillips
#270 BP Brookie Trout Fry – Barry Phillips

Tied by: Barry Phillips
Originated by: Barry Phillips

Hook: Gaelic Supreme Mike Martinek Rangeley Streamer hook
Thread: White 70 denier
Tag: Flat silver tinsel
Body: Cream floss
Ribbing: Flat fine silver tinsel
Belly: White polar bear
Throat: White hackle fibers and orange hackle fibers
Underwing: Peacock herl then green bucktail then orange bucktail
Wing: 2 olive hackles flanked by Coq de Leon hackle
Shoulder: Olive mallard flank
Eye: Jungle cock nail
Head: Black

Notes: The BP Brookie Trout Fry is the last of the 3 from Barry’s trout fry series which mimic the colors of the natural sport fish young. This is a wonderful brook trout imitation with some little hints of orange hidden among the vibrant speckles of the Coq de Leon hackles.

Barry PhillipsBarry Phillips – Born in 1953 and have been tying flies since I was 14. Started out spin fishing and became interested in fly fishing and tying through a childhood friend. I was given a Herters Manual and taught myself. I met a man named Reg Denny who ran a flytying shop in Edmonton and sat in on one of the courses he was teaching at the time. He asked me after three classes if I would be interested in assisting him and there began 25 years of teaching and a lifelong friendship.
[visit Barry’s streamer page on Streamers 365]

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6 Comments

  1. Thank you all for the kind comments,I could not reply when thet were posted as I was away fishing for the last two weeks

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