Big trout and Dolly Varden live for spawning season. Their lives become one big festival of eating before the winter closes in and their absolute favorite food is the eggs of spawning salmon. When the rivers are red with spawning sockeye, this glow bug fly pattern--swung underneath and behind the spawners--is as guaranteed as fishing can be. In chartreuse; sizes 12, 14. Orange, peach, pink; sizes 8, 10, 12, 14.
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Rating Snapshot(8 reviews)
7 of 8(88%)reviewers would recommend this product to a friend.
Customer Reviews for Egg Fly
Review 1 for Egg Fly
Well tied but could be on a better hook,
March 11, 2015
"This fly is well tied and matches what is shown on the website listing. However, the hook it is tied on looks a little cheap and could probably be better."
"As has been my experience with all of Orvis' flies, this is well tied and fairly robust/rugged. Excellent egg imitation."
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Review 5 for Egg Fly
QUALITY STEELHEAD FLY,
December 29, 2011
from Girard , Pennsylvania
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Elk Creek Steelhead
"I caught a beautiful Great Lake Steelhead shortly after I tied one of these Orvis egg flies on. I used the egg fly on a 9 ft. / 4X fluorocarbon Orvis leader I had purchased at the same time. Orvis flys are top quality and better than what I can tie myself ."
"For anyone who fishes salmon and steelhead, this is the "go to" fly for the fall and spring runs. I keep a full C&F box (4 pages) of eggs in a variety of sizes and colors. I oten include an 18" dropper with either another egg of a different size/color or a nymph."
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Review 7 for Egg Fly
One of the best steelhead and salmon flies,
November 1, 2008
"I fish on the grand river here in michigan and this fly works very well for both steelhead, lake run brown trout, and all salmon. My best colors are pink, orange, and chartreuse. In the fall you absolutely can't go wrong with this fly when salmon are on their spawning run."