About the Bird's Stonefly Adult Trout Fly
Bird's Stonefly Adult is a variation of Cal's original Bird's Stone fly. 90% of the trout's food is below the surface and this pattern has been designed to reach down to the depths where the big boys often feed.
Creator of this trout fly: Cal Bird / Mandy Shelvey
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 : 4-10.
- Thread : Orange.
- Tail : Dark brown goose biots.
- Rib : Hot orange floss.
- Body : Rabbit dubbing or coachman brown antron.
- Wing case : Light mottled turkey.
- Thorax : Peacock herl.
- Palmered shoulder hackle : Natural red game.
- Head : Orange bead or orange thread well varnished.
Comments from other fly fishermen
The attached recipe for this fly does not match what I see in the picture. Is there one that fits?? - Posted by Paul on 19/10/2019
Sorry this is the best fit that we have, you are welcome suggest amendments to it's dressing. - Posted by Radderz on 14/05/2020
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