I was reminded of the Summer Crush steelhead pattern recently and loved to my classic flies list and the fly tying challenge.

Click here to see the video for the Summer Crush:


Summer Crush Fly Tying Material List

Hook:  Mustad #36890 Size 4

Thread:  Black size 70 Ultra thread

Tail:  Red Hackle

Rib:  Medium Silver Tinsel

Body: Burgundy Yarn

Hackle:  Red Schlappen

UnderWing:  Burgundy Bucktail

OverWing:  White Calftail