Category Archives: Darren MacEachern

#204 – Jungle Princess

Tied by: Darren MacEachern Originated by: Unknown Source: Forgotten Flies 1999, Schmookler & Sils – Pg. 458 Flies 1950, J. Edson Leonard – Pg.264 How To Tie Flies 1940, E.C. Gregg – Pg. 46/47 Original (As dressed in How to … Continue reading

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#199 – Zayne’s Growl

Tied by: Darren MacEachern Originated by: Darren MacEachern Hook: Gaelic Supreme Mike Martinek #1 8xl streamer hook Thread: Black flat waxed nylon Tail: Peacock sword then a pair of jungle cock nails tied back to back in a vertical plane … Continue reading

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#195 – Edwin’s Galaxy

Tied by: Darren MacEachern Originated by: Darren MacEachern Hook: Partridge CS15 #2 Thread: Black flat waxed nylon Tag: Flat silver tinsel Tail: Red, orange and yellow schlappen Body: Black floss Rib: Flat silver tinsel Belly: Black polar bear Throat: Yellow, … Continue reading

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#192 – Karen’s Desire

Tied by: Darren MacEachern Originated by: Darren MacEachern Hook: Partridge CS15 #2 Body: Flat gold tinsel #10 Belly: White bucktail Underwing: 6-8 fine peacock herl Wing: Four bright pink hackles Cheek: Jungle cock Throat: Peacock sword Notes: This streamer was … Continue reading

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#186 – Carrie Stevens’ Patriotic Series

Tied by: Darren MacEachern Originated by: Carrie Stevens Source: Carrie G. Stevens: Maker of Rangeley Favorite Trout and Salmon Flies – Hilyard Notes: In her effort to show support for World War II, Carrie Stevens created a series of 4 … Continue reading

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#181 – Lady Poacher

Tied by: Darren MacEachern Originated by: Darren MacEachern Hook: Partridge CS15 #2 Thread: White flat waxed nylon Tail: Orange schlappen Body: Sun Yellow UNI-wool Rib: Silver embossed tinsel Belly: White bucktail Throat: Orange schlappen Underwing: Olive bucktail Wing: 2 wide … Continue reading

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#177 – Pauley’s Smelt

Tied by: Darren MacEachern Originated by: Darren MacEachern Hook: Mustad B-17 #2 Thread: Black flat waxed nylon Tail: Long peacock sword fibers Body: Black floss Rib: Red flat braid Belly: White bucktail Throat: Natural black schlappen Underwing: Fine peacock herl … Continue reading

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#172 – Dr. Burke

Tied by: Darren MacEachern Originated by: Dr. Edgar A. Burke Source: Streamer Fly Tying and Fishing; Bates (Pg. 263) Hook: Gamakatsu Russian River #2 Tail: 15 peacock sword fibers tied long Body: Flat silver tinsel #10 Rib: Oval silver tinsel … Continue reading

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