The Green Butt Skunk is the most popular summer steelhead fly in the Northwest.
There well have been more summer Steelhead caught on a Skunk, or Green Butted Skunk fly pattern that any other single pattern around. A must in every Steelhead Fly Fishermen's Fly box.
This custom variation is tied using:
Hook: Daiichi Alec Jackson Spey Hook, Size 3
Tag: Silver Tinsel
Tail - Red Dyed Golden Pheasant Crest
Body: Speckled Crystal Chenille, Midnight Fire
Hackle: Black Saddle
Under wing: Crystal Splash Color: UV Pearl
Wing: White UV2 Bucktail