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12-08-2009, 02:25 PM
Anybody got any recommendations? Chenille, hackle, tail colors?
12-08-2009, 03:42 PM
If the Elk is like most other stocked trout fisheries, A black or olive, gold beadhead #6 bugger will work. I like a combo of the 2.
A #6 streamer hook, tungsten beadhead for weight, Black/olive varigated med chenille, med dark olive maribou tail with a hint of krystal flash tied in and olive bugger hackle. I don't care for the cheap dyed saddle hackles.
This has worked for me on the Holston, Hiwasee, Watauga, SoHo, and the Norfork in Ark.
12-08-2009, 04:28 PM
Some days chartreuse chenile body and chartreuse maribou works when nothing else will.
12-08-2009, 04:42 PM
Thanks guys. I'll print this off and save it so I don't forget ;)
12-08-2009, 08:41 PM
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12-08-2009, 08:43 PM
THanks Dan I got it:biggrin:
12-15-2009, 03:23 PM
Hey bro. Yep I use Black with some silver in it or olive with some silver or orange to mimic crayfish.
12-15-2009, 03:26 PM
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12-16-2009, 12:06 PM
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