My Shopping Basket

Wonder Wing Mayfly Fly

This fly is one of our library flies. If you want this fly, register your interest and be notified once this pattern arrives in stock.

Register your interest

Once this pattern becomes available for sale we will send you a non-intrusive notification via your browser or mobile.

We would also like to notify you via email once this is available.

Notification Email Address:

Please Note: The first time you make a request you may be asked to accept or block notifications from us. Please choose 'Accept', otherwise your request may not be processed. This service is still in Beta; if you suspect a problem please let us know my contacting us.

Similar Flies in Stock

About the Wonder Wing Mayfly Trout Flies Fly

The mayfly hatch is a fascinating time of the year. Although it would seem that the trout will throw themselves at any fly, there are times when only specific patterns will work.

Expert Tip:

An easy way to gauge approximate proportions when tying our large Mayflies is to think of 3 inches.
1 inch - length of the tail
1 inch - length of the body
1 inch - height of the wings
Gary Coxon of Cheshire, England (2001).

Creator of this trout flies fly: Gary Coxon

Tier of this trout flies fly: Gary Coxon

Country of origin for this trout flies fly: England

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

Dressings

  • Hook : Partridge 12 (Barbless) code E1AY.
  • Thread : 8/0 Grey - Green.
  • Tail : Three fibres of red deer hair (left when trimming body).
  • Body : Detached red deer hair (tied on needle).
  • Wing : Dyed green cock (long fibres), wonder wing style.
  • Hackle : Green cock (wound from head towards body).

a. Body tied on needle. b. Trim tail fibres leaving three well-placed fibres to form tripod shape. c. Insert hook point into body and leave at bend. d. Place hook with attached body into vice and tie wings. e. Slide body to behind wings. f. Wind hackle from eye past the wings and onto the body. g. Bring the thread through the hackle and whip finish at eye.

Comments from other fly fishermen

Currently there are no comments about the Wonder Wing Mayfly fly pattern from other fly fishermen yet.

Sign-in to make a comment

To make a comment, please sign-in or register securely with us.