Rockwell Falls Streamer Fly Pattern Recipe
Hook: Gaelic Supreme Mike Martinek Rangeley Streamer hook #1 10xl
Thread: Black 8/0
Tag: Copper flat tinsel
Tail: Purple hackle fibers
Body: Peacock mylar mylar
Rib: Gold oval tinsel
Belly: Peacock herl, dark blue then purple then black bucktail (sparse)
Throat: Silver pheasant crest, then purple hackle fibers the Silver Dr. blue hackle fibers
Wing: Black hackle flanked by brown dun hackle flanked by kingfisher blue hackle flanked by purple Coq de Leon hackle
Eye: Jungle cock nail
Rockwell Falls can be found on the upper Hudson River as it flows through the town of Lake Lucerne. The colors for the Rockwell Falls streamer were inspired by his wife’s betta fish.
Larry Leight – When I lived up North in NY State there were many places to test my flies. Now, living here in the coastal south of North Carolina not so much, and I really miss it. At present, my own streamers are works of art, but are made to work.
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