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Andrew Erickson

egg sucking leeches

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My uncle gave me a couple of these flies tonight.Anybody ever use the flies for trout or are they more for salmon?

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I love them for trout, one of my favorite flys when the water warms up just a touch (45-48). In the Brule I usually tie a different colored egg trailer off the back and then see which one they want.

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Yep, they work well during the steelhead run up on L. Superior. I've actually caught lots of brookies using smaller yarn/eggs on one of the inland WI trout streams. Sorry, I won't tell you which one. wink.gif

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