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17 Sep 2010

Mayo 2010: Owenduff estuary wet-flies


Far and away the best wet-flies on the estuary were smallish (size 10-12) silver- or lurex-bodied wet-flies. Larger patterns such as the Gadget (size 8) or the Sunk Lure (size 12 tandem) were ignored - even though the white-trout were readily hitting spinners and spoons fished by other anglers. Puzzling....but then, that's sea-trout fishing.


One of James's successful patterns was a green lurex-bodied Alexandra, size 12, shown here.

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