The Bulkley Skating Mouse on tube a BC favourite steelhead skater. By FishMADMan
The Bulkley Skating Mouse, A pattern from the late 70`s. Originally designed by Mr. Collin
Shadrech, a top water aficionado, and guide on the Bulkley River... Here the Fishmadman version
done with the riffling hitch tube system. A modern wake fly that stays up high and pushes water...It
can be fished at an angle or may be pulled in a stop and go motion... A top pattern for steelhead
This a 35-millimetre version..or medium - Equivalent to a fly tied on a # 4 - 6 hook
Comes with hook.
Two ways to rig this fly:
1. Riffling hitch system - see image above
2. Tie on like regular tube fly - leader down tube, and tie on hook. Push hook up into tube.