Fly Fishing – Fly Patterns

Polar Shrimp

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

Tying Instructions:

  • Tie in several fluorescent orange hackle fibers at bend of hook for tail.
  • Next, tie in fluorescent orange chenille and wrap thread forward followed by chenille.
  • Fold one fluorescent orange saddle hackle and tie in.
  • Make 2 or 3 wraps stroking fibers back after each wrap. Secure with thread and trim.
  • Even up the tips of a clump of white calftail, and tie in over top as wing. Wing should extend past body.
  • Trim, whip finish, and head cement.