Peter Gathercole ties a wonderful salmon fly born on the prestigious Tulchan beat of the River Spey. Gillie John Anderson likes to tie the fly on a single hook, which he says produces a better hook-hold than a double.
Arthur Macdonald ties extravagant Muddler-style patterns and has developed alternative winged/Dabbler style patterns, known as Slappers. Living on the fringes of Lochaber country he has access to some beautiful and exciting lochs on the west coast of Scotland. His colour schemes reflect a predilection for black, clarets and other strong colours in this area. Tied by Peter Gathercole.
A versatile wet-fly that will catch fish in every month of the season. Particularly effective on the middle dropper. Tied by Peter Gathercole.