Published Feb 2. 2017 - 4 years ago
Updated or edited Apr 27. 2018

Common Craw

The Common Craw is one buggy little Carp Fly developed by James Spicer. The Common Craw was designed for picky carp on the South Platte River in Denver. The Common Craw is a fairly heavy fly, this is why it works so well in the river. The Common Craw sinks quickly and stays on the bottom, right where the Carp want it! The Common Craw is made of supple materials, which allows it to move and breath in the water. The Common Craw also works on trout! I initially developed the fly for Carp, but Trout have a hard time resisting it as well! Give it a try!

Common Craw Fly Tying Recipe:
Hook: #04 Gamakastu SL45
Thread: Olive Veevus 6/0
Weight: .020 Lead Wire
Eyes: Medium Red Painted Lead Eyes
Tail: 1 Plume Olive and 1 Plume Black Extra Select Marabou
Body: Crawfish Orange Zonker Pine Squirrel
Thorax: Peacock Herl
Head: Peacock Herl

ENJOY OUR VIDEOS? SUPPORT US AND DONATE TODAY: https://goo.gl/nsJiJV

PLEASE SUBSCRIBE!! - http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=InTheRiffle

Visit Our Website: http://www.intheriffle.com
Follow Us On Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/InTheRiffle
Follow Us On Instagram: http://instagram.com/intheriffle/#
Follow Us On Twitter: http://twitter.com/InTheRiffle

Originator: 
Submitter: 
Martin Joergensen
.

Log in or register to pre-fill name on comments, add videos, user pictures and more.
Read more about why you should register.
 

Please notice that some of the links in the video descriptions may be affiliate, which means that they can link to web shops, which pay the video producer a commission (also known as "affiliate revenue") when a viewer clicks a link and buys a product.
The Global FlyFisher does NOT make any money from these links or purchases!
You can support the Global FlyFisher directly here, if you feel like it.

Since you got this far …


The GFF money box

… I have a small favor to ask.

Long story short

Support the Global FlyFisher through several different channels, including PayPal.

Long story longer

The Global FlyFisher has been online since the mid-90's and has been free to access for everybody since day one – and will stay free for as long as I run it.
But that doesn't mean that it's free to run.
It costs money to drive a large site like this.

See more details about what you can do to help in this blog post.