Fly of the Month: March 2021

Damsel Fly Nymph & Dry Fly

Damsel flies are a still water species. When conditions are right damsels can be everywhere and yet few damsel flies are found in fishermen’s fly boxes. Can be fished either as a nymph or as a dry fly.

TailGreen Marabou
RibbingCopper / Silver Wire
BodyGreen or brown marabou dubbing
Wing CaseSwiss Straw / Plastic Bag
LegsSoft green hackle / CDC
EyesEither a single bead or two lightweight eyes
Damsel Fly