Flies For Every Season

Olives predominate until the March Brown arrives in late March early April. Dark Olives are best to start and lighten up as the weather improves.

  • Dark Olives (12)
  • Medium Olives (14)
  • Rough Olives (14)
  • Greenwells (14)
  • Greenwell
  • Olive Nymphs (12-14)
  • Usk Naylor (12)
  • Granoms (12)

Late March

  • March Browns – red/yellow/hares ear bodies (10-12)
  • Goldribbed Hares Ear (12-14)
  • Blue Upright (14)
  • Usk Naylor (12)

April

  • Iron Blue (14-16)
  • Light Olive (14)
  • March Brown (10-12)
  • Olive Nymphs (12-14)
  • Usk Naylor (12)

May, Early June

  • Ginger Quill (14-16)
  • Blue Dunn (14)
  • Light Olive (14)
  • Evening Dun (16)
  • Alder & Pheasant Tail (12-14)
  • Usk Naylor (12)

June and July

  • Light & Dark Sedges (12-14)
  • Black Knat (16)
  • Ginger Quill (14)
  • Ginger Variant (14)
  • Coch-y-Bondu (12)
  • Tups (14-16)
  • Badger (14)

August

  • Tups (14-16)
  • Badger (14)
  • Ginger Quill (14)
  • Ginger Variant (14)
  • Nymphs in general

September

As the season becomes cooler the fly life reverts to the early season flies especially Olives.