The Beaverkill – From Mike Valla’s Classic Streamer Flybox

The first streamer in my series on Mike Valla’s “Classic Streamer Fly Box.” The Beaverkill streamer is a simple but elegant fly that can imitate any number of common baitfish. Only three materials in this fly pattern, the Beaverkill can be easily learned and quickly tied.

Hook: Streamer, #4-10, 3-5XL
Thread: Black
Rib: Flat silver tinsel
Body: White wool
Wing: Bucktail, black and white

Author: Matt O