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Hairy Yellow Badger Woolly Worm Fly

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About the Hairy Yellow Badger Woolly Worm Trout Fly

"The Hairys". The basic secret of the Hairy Yellow Badger Woolly Worm, as with all Hairy flies and bug patterns is the pulsing action of the hair hackle. Hair is substituted for feathers found in the traditional patterns. This pattern as with all my Hairys have a natural action in the water and it is imperative that fishermen remember that artificial flies at the end of their leader act like living organisms.
Normal fishing methods should be used when fishing the "Hairys" - Gordon (2002)

Expert Tip:

Th Tucked Half Blood is one of a number of knots to use to attach a fly to the end of the tippet. The final tuck makes it a much more secure knot than the basic half blood knot.

Creator of this trout fly: Gordon Mackenzie

Tier of this trout fly: Gordon Mackenzie

Country of origin for this trout fly: UK

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

Dressings

  • Hook : 4 - 12
  • Thread : Yellow
  • Tail : Red hair
  • Body : Yellow rabbit fur dubbing
  • Palmered Body Hackle : White tipped grey squirrel tail hair

TMC 5263, Mustard 9672

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