Published Apr 22. 2021 - 2 weeks ago

Foam Hawthorn

When it comes to fly fishing this is one fly that works. If you're fly fishing for river or lake fish then you need this dry fly.

With the advent of warmer weather, we often see an abundance of insects but for me, the hawthorn fly is the pick of the TERRESTRIAL bunch.

This clumsy flyer will often end up in the water and the trout absolutely love them!

My Hawthorn is a simple tie but it is very effective both on lakes and on rivers!

Hook: FM Heavyweight Grub, size 10, 12
Thread: Black
Body: Black closed-cell foam, 2.8mm
Legs: Black knotted PT
Thorax: Soladrini 51
Hackle: Genetic cock, black
Wing: Fish On Ultra Dry Yarn, white

If you don't tie your own and would like these or any other of my patterns or indeed have a bespoke order, please get in touch on my website: www.flyfishguide.co.uk

Take care and thank you for watching!

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Submitter: 
Martin Joergensen
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