Water Boatman (3 Pack)
Water Boatman (3 Pack)
This fly is sold in packs of three.
Water Boatman Fly Overview
Oh boy, let's talk about the Water Boatman Fishing Fly. This fly is a pretty popular choice among fly fishermen, and it's easy to see why. The fly is designed to imitate the water boatman insect, which is super common in still waters such as lakes and ponds. The design of this fly is simple yet effective. The body is made of foam, which helps the fly stay afloat, and the legs are made from rubber or silicone to create a realistic swimming action. While the origins of the Water Boatman Fishing Fly aren't entirely clear, it's believed to have been developed in the mid-twentieth century somewhere in the UK.
Water Boatman Imitation Design:
Now let's talk about the water boatman insect because that's what we are looking to imitate. This little guy is a common aquatic insect found in lakes, ponds and sometimes slow-moving streams. It's got these long, oar-like legs that create a unique swimming motion, and the fly is designed to mimic this. The fly typically has a black or brown body, which matches the colour of the water boatman insect. The foam body helps keep the fly afloat, and the rubber or silicone legs create a realistic profile. You can tie this fly in different sizes, depending on the size of the water boatman insect in the area you're fishing.
Water Boatman Best Uses
When it comes to using the Water Boatman fly, you want to focus on still waters such as lakes and ponds. This fly is especially effective during the summer months when the water boatman insect is most active. Now, you might be wondering, how do I fish with this fly? Well, a slow, twitching retrieve is the way to go. You want to imitate the swimming motion of the water boatman. The most common size of Water Boatman falls between the range of 8 - 16.
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Can I buy just one fly?
A: All flies are sold in packs of three unless stated otherwise.
Are the flies hand tied?
A: Yes, all the flies listed on our website are hand-crafted and expertly tied.
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What are the shipping times?
A: Shipping times vary based on location, but we make every effort to get your pack to you as quickly as possible. On average, most customers receive their pack within 7-10 business days of placing their order. If you need your pack faster, expedited shipping options are available at an additional cost. Please contact us for more information on expedited shipping options.