About the Carey Special Trout Fly
The Carey Special was created in the 1920s to imitate hatching caddis and has been successful in bringing trout to the net ever since.
Creator of this trout fly: Dr L A Day & Col Carey
Tier of this trout fly: Mandy Shelvey
Country of origin for this trout fly: USA
This trout fly is designed to be fished on Rivers & Streams
- Hook : 8-12.
- Thread : Black or dark brown.
- Body : Peacock herl.
- Rib : Black tying silk.
- Hackle : Three natural brown or reddish brown pheasant rump feathers.
Tail is optional, as is the wing hackle.
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