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Elk Hair Caddis Fly

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About the Elk Hair Caddis Trout Fly

The Elk Hair Caddis was originally created as a bass fly but has since become a standard sedge imitation for trout on both sides of the Atlantic.

The combination of Elk hair and a palmered body creates an almost unsinkable fly.

Creator of this trout fly: Al Troth

Tier of this trout fly: Mandy Shelvey

Country of origin for this trout fly: USA

This trout fly is designed to be fished on Dams & Reservoirs, Rivers & Streams, Still Water fish


  • Hook : 14.
  • Body : Green seal's fur or synthetic dubbing.
  • Hackle : Palmered, short fibred brown cock hackle.
  • Wing : Natural elk with butt clipped to create small head.

Deer hair can be used as an alternative wing dressing.

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