The Black Ghost is a classic streamer fly blending form and function.

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The Story

The very popular Black Ghost fly originated around in 1927 and became one of the classic American streamers. The Black Ghost remains as popular a fly pattern today as it was during the Depression era of the '30s. The Black Ghost is ideal for steelhead, salmon, sea trout, and big trout fly fishing. In black.

In sizes: 6, 8, 10, 12.

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Go to fly. I really enjoy streamer fishing and the black ghost is one of my favorites. I started using a sinking leader with about two feet of tippet after some great instruction from my Orvis guide (thanks again to Ken K. up on the Ausable) and have been having even more success. The fly is also well tied and durable.
Date published: 2019-06-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from High Quality Flies!!! I wanted to stock up on some traditional streamers, for Brook Trout fishing... I was VERY Happy to find these in a smaller size #10! Beautifully made flies!!!
Date published: 2017-04-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great fly Caught a small smallie with it. Hopefully, I catch a trout with it soon.
Date published: 2016-09-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great streamer This is my "go to streamer " when they won't hit anything !
Date published: 2016-07-29
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Classic Streamer Made well, and a versatile fly to have in the box.
Date published: 2014-06-03
Rated 4 out of 5 by from great streamer good fly for lake and river fishing. Small flies bring big fish.
Date published: 2011-09-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Black Ghost This is one of my Favorites along side of the Gray Ghost
Date published: 2011-08-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from No streamer box is complete without this fly I have been fishing this pattern for more than 50 years and cannot find a better tyed fly than Orvis sells. Here's a tip: in high early spring water add a couple of heavy shot a little ways up the tippet and fish it almost straight upstream, high-sticking as it bounces bottom. It works for me,
Date published: 2009-02-20
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