This classic winged wet fly is similar to the hare's ear nymph, but designed to be fished on the swing.

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One of the all-time classic wet flies, the Gold Ribbed Hare's Ear is particularly effective fished as a Caddis or swimming mayfly imitation. Color, Hare's Ear.

In sizes: 10, 12, 14.

Rated 2 out of 5 by from Obviously poorly stored I ordered about 50 flies in the same order. All were the quality I expect from Orvis, except these two GRHE wet flies. These came in a separate envelope, and the tail, the body dubbing, the legs were all flattened, and the wings were pressed together like one. They literally looked like someone had pressed them with an iron and starched them. I'm not sure how to revive them back to three dimensionality. They're in a storage fly box for now - I don't see any point in tying them on a tippet.
Date published: 2020-04-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nice fly I use these when the fish are not taking dry flies.
Date published: 2020-03-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works equally well in NE and out west Great fly fished on the swing or dead drifted. Works equally well in New England and out west. #12 is my "go to" but frequently use the #14. Highly recommended!
Date published: 2019-04-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Sweet little trout bite! Trout like to go after these little wet flies. Very useful.
Date published: 2018-12-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent creation Nice tie job and great size. Perfect for bass fishing or any fishing
Date published: 2018-12-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from My favorite fly period ! I've used for years and you really just can't fish this fly wrong. Also produces great on the swing
Date published: 2017-05-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great day fishing wet! I caught some nice cutthroats on the Clark Fork with this traditional fly by using the Ray Bergman method of fishing. It brought back memories of my youth, when I fished a lot with wets. Come visited us in Montana. Roger Brown
Date published: 2016-08-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good quality-- must have This works beautifully. Swinging it and slowly retrieving it in a still pool. Very good producer
Date published: 2016-07-28
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