Brown Hackle Peacock

Brown Hackle Peacock Steelhead Fly

Hook: Tiemco 7999 (or 7989) sizes 12 - 8

Thread: 6/0 Olive

Tail: Red hackle fibers topped with four peacock sword fibers

Body: Peacock Herl

Hackle: Hungarian Partridge Dyed Brown


I started tying and using this version of the Brown Hackle Peacock in 2004 for summer run steelhead; in 2004 I hooked sixteen steelhead with this fly, landing nine.