“Its shape is ir­re­sistible to trout, while the post and hackle make it ex­tremely buoy­ant and vis­i­ble”

Trout & Salmon (UK) - - A SEASON'S EMERGERS -

Hook Size 16-20 Par­tridge K4AY Thread Sem­per­fli 18/0 Nano silk, grey Tho­rax Hare’s ear, nat­u­ral Wing CDC, nat­u­ral This fly may not look like much, but it has saved the day on many oc­ca­sions when fish are be­ing an­noy­ingly se­lec­tive and just nos­ing the sur­face. It’s hard to tell whether they take it as an emerger or as a midge or smut dry-fly. In sum­mer, I never leave home with­out it.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from UK

© PressReader. All rights reserved.