Fly Fishing – Fly Patterns

Pink Polar Shrimp

Hook: 6 – 2/0 Thread: 6/0 Fire Orange Tail: Pink saddle hackle fibers Body: Pink chenille Hackle: Pink saddle hackle Wing: White calftail

Tying Instructions:

  • Tie in several pink saddle hackle fibers at the bend of the hook for the tail.
  • Tie in pink chenille and wrap forward to just before eye of hook.
  • Tie in 1 pink saddle hackle by its tip, and make 3 or 4 wraps, secure with thread and trim. Stroke fibers back after each wrap.
  • Tie in white calftail over top as wing. Wing should extend beyond the body.
  • Trim, whip finish, and head cement.