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Claret Bumble Fly

Hook Size

  • 12

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Resulting Delivery Time

  • 1-3 Days
  • 3 Pack: $4.44 inc VAT
  • 12 Pack: $14.80 inc VAT (12 flies for the price of 10)
  • Selection Total: $4.44 inc VAT

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About the Claret Bumble Trout Fly

It is suggested that the Bumbles origins date back to Derbyshire in the 1500's when the fly was attached to a horsehair line. The fly when first alighting on the water was fished as a dapping fly, which slowly sank and fished as a wet hackle fly. It has survived in flyboxes for more than 500 years because it works. The palmered hackles mimic insect legs movement on the surface film.

Expert Tip:

F M Halford described the fly as " the priceless Bumble"

Creator of this trout fly: Anon

Tier of this trout fly: Paul Strasman

Country of origin for this trout fly: England

This trout fly is designed to be fished on Rivers & Streams


  • Hook : 8 - 12
  • Tying Silk : Black or Claret
  • Body : Claret seal fur or Claret tying silk
  • Rib : Oval gold
  • Palmered Hackle : Black and Claret cock, together
  • Front Hackle : Tradional blue jay or Grey partridge or Guinea fowl dyed blue

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