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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