Fly of the Month

Fly of the Month

Fly Tying Evening

Date: Monday 19 March - 7.30pm
Venue: Tararua Tramping Club Library


Green Woolly Bugger

One of the most useful lure patterns. The WB an be used day or night, river and lake, shallow or deep - and in discoloured water. Fairly easy to tie in a wide variety of sizes and colours. Black, olive, brown, green, orange and purple can be used with confidence. Olive is the most popular colour.

Thread   Black 3/0 or 6/0
Hook   TMC size 2-12
Weight   Lead wire and/or tungsten bead Tail Marabou fibres
Rib   Gold wire
Hackle   Saddle hackle
Body   Chenille