Here is the fly pattern sheet for the Steelhead Bee.

Steelhead Bee |

This is a picture of the Golden Girl tied by Roderick Haig-Brown from the International Federation of Fly Fisher’s Museum in Livingston, MT.



Fox squirrel tail slightly longer than the hook shank


Divided into three equal parts of brown-yellow-brown floss or like-colored dubbing


Fox squirrel tail set well forward and divided

Fly pattern from Steelhead Fly Fishing and Flies by Trey Combs (1979)

Note: See the Steelhead Bee – TBT post for more information.

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