Friday Fly Day - Flat Back Cicada

By Chris Dore 02/21/2020
 

New for the belated summer season is the Flat Back Cicada from the Manic Fly Collection. Tied to be flush floating for the edges and calmer flows, however the hi viz black / white contrast stands out well in multi or changeable light conditions and the foam back ensures it rides well when bouncing through the rougher stuff.

Manic Flat Back Cicada

Dual coloured legs are a clincher for me and make for a great fly for summer 2020. For a larger fly it remains client friendly as it casts well and wont spin up on 4x tippet. Great on its own whether presented to sighted fish or prospecting, and a great indicator fly for weighted nymphs. Get some...