Hobo Spey

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  1. North 40 Fly Shop

    North 40 Fly Shop Member

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    Sam Wike is on the vise this week to tie the Hobo Spey, commercially tied by Solitude Fly Co. This fly's purpose is to crush Steelhead, but Sam has also swung this fly with great success on the Missouri River for Rainbow and Brown trout.



    Materials:
    • 20mm Waddington Shank
    • 30lb Fire Line
    • #4 Octopus Hook
    • Blue Angel Hair
    • Guinea Feather
    • Black Marabou
    • Lady Amherst Feather

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    Nice Hobo tie. Thanks for the Video. I will be tying up a couple of these today for my upcoming 3 day GR float trip.
     
  3. North 40 Fly Shop

    North 40 Fly Shop Member

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    Thanks Rod. Best of luck on the GR!


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