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Guides Favourite Possum Emerger


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A Great Tasmanian lake emerger , gink the hackle up early on in the hatch as the hatch progresses gink the rest of the fly up. You can fish it static in calm conditions or don't be afraid to move/strip this pattern in the right conditions. It's a good pulling fly fished on the point fishing loch style.

About Emerger fly fishing An emerger fly is a type of fly fishing pattern that imitates aquatic insects that are in the process of emerging from their nymphal or larval stage and transforming into adult insects. Emergers can imitate a variety of insects, including mayflies, caddisflies, and midges, and are designed to sit partially submerged in the water, with the body of the fly below the surface and the wings and/or thorax floating on top.

Emerger patterns are typically tied on curved or straight hooks and are often designed with a buoyant or semi-buoyant material that helps the fly to float on the surface tension of the water. The body of the fly is typically made of a material that can mimic the natural coloration and translucence of the insect being imitated.

When fishing with an emerger fly, anglers typically cast the fly upstream and allow it to drift naturally downstream, mimicking the movement of a real insect emerging from the water. Emerger patterns can also be fished in stillwater environments by slowly retrieving the fly using a hand twist retrieve or other slow retrieval techniques.

Emergers can be highly effective in imitating the vulnerable stage of an aquatic insect's life cycle when they are most likely to be preyed upon by fish. They are especially useful during insect hatches, when the fish are actively feeding on emerging insects. As with any fly pattern, it's important to match the size, color, and behavior of the natural insects as closely as possible to increase the chances of success.

Product Code: GUISW3BG3

Customer Reviews

Average Rating: 5

best fly I have ever used

Just have to give feed back on this fly has to be the best fly I have ever used landed 8 fish in 7 hours thanks Mike Tight Lines Jim Cuthboat

Anonymous :: 13 Feb 2022, 07:24

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