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Hern's Spent Drake Fly

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About the Hern's Spent Drake Trout Fly

This and an Olive Wulff are all you should need at Mayfly time. It will catch from late afternoon through to first thing the following morning, when last night’s crippled spinners are still twitching in the film.

A truly wonderful pattern to fish.

Expert Tip:

The selection of the fly requires more judgement, experience, and patience than any other branch of the art.

Alfred Roland 1856

Creator of this trout fly: Tony Hern

Tier of this trout fly: Tony Hern

Country of origin for this trout fly: England

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

Pattern Dressings

  • Hook : 10.
  • Silk : Black.
  • Tails : Three fibres from a cock pheasant centre tail.
  • Body : White siliconised polypropylene floating yarn.
  • Rib : Black silk.
  • Wings : Black hackle fibres tied spent.
  • Hackle : Grizzle.


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