About the Gerroff Trout Fly
The Gerroff was reputedly named, because of John's habit of shouting "Gerroff" each time the fly attracted the unwanted attention of small fish as it slowly sank down to the depths where the large quarry were.
The slow sinking that trout find so alluring is achieved by small body on a slightly longer hook.
Creator of this trout fly: John Goddard
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, Rivers & Streams, Still Water
- Hook : 10-14.
- Thread : Dark red or black.
- Body : Dubbing mix 3 parts olive brown to 1 part pink seal's fur.
- Back : Clear pvc or shrimp foil.
The body is only on the front half of the hook.
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