A nymph that deserves to be in every box of flies

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The Story

Perhaps the most recognized, fished, and proven nymph ever tied. The hare's ear nymph will attract fish even when there is no hatch on. It's a nymph whose "bugginess" entices fish into striking. Yet, it's also a nymph that imitates almost any natural nymph. Try it in runs and riffles, or fish it in still waters, too. Stripping this nymph back toward you on a lake or pond can get trout on the rod. A must for every fly box.

Sizes 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20.

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Pan fish Last year I caught over 80 blue gills on this one fly. Just remove the barb. Makes return to the water easier!
Date published: 2021-03-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Broadest coverage bug I love this as a dropper when black caddis are on the hatch. This also works well with Mays and midges on a hatch
Date published: 2021-02-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome fly Really sharp hook great quality. Caught many trout on it.
Date published: 2021-01-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from totally satisfied is a well tied fly and is my go to fly for pan fish
Date published: 2020-08-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Not too flashy Just the right amount of flash on this bugger. Red head and one-strip flash on black is perfect resemblance of the real thing mixed with a couple of subtle but effective eye catchers.
Date published: 2020-04-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from pretty musch satisfied first year fly fishing caught my first blue gill on this fly convinced me
Date published: 2020-04-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great product The detail to something so small makes these the best, been using Orvis for a long time
Date published: 2020-04-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Just works... As with any Orvis backed product, these are just quality tied flies.
Date published: 2019-06-24
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