About the Orange Missionary Trout Fly
The Orange Missionary is a variant of The Missionary that was created specifically to catch large stillwater trout and has been doing this successfully around the world for the last eighty years or so.
Creator of this trout fly: J J Dunn
Tier of this trout fly: Mandy Shelvey
Country of origin for this trout fly: England
This trout fly is designed to be fished on Dams & Reservoirs, Still Water
- Hook : 6-10.
- Thread : Black.
- Tail : Hot orange cock hackle fibres.
- Body : White chenille.
- Rib : Silver tinsel.
- Wing : Grey mallard breast feather.
- Beard Hackle : Hot orange cock hackle fibres.
The single grey mallard breast feather must be tied flat and reaches a little out past the hook bend.
Comments from other fly fishermen
Why can't I buy any missionary flies? - Posted by James Leith on 24/03/2009
We'll look at getting some in stock for you. We do seem to be very light in this section! - Posted by David Radley - Fish4Flies Team on 23/06/2009
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