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One of the all-time classic tarpon flies and still a very useful and important pattern for tarpon in a wide variety of locations. Traditional splayed feather tails make a nice swimming action in the water, and the barred pattern on the feathers is suggestive of many shrimp, crabs, and baitfish. Excellent fly for both clear water and backcountry situations. Alternate photos: Grizzly/Orange, Grizzly/Tan. Please note that we have switched over to the silver colored Gamakatsu SL12 #1/0 hook for these flies, so flies that are shipping now are on the silver hook (Photo of the Grizzly/Orange link above shows the current hook style).
Cockroach SIZES: #1/0 $7.99/ea Grizzly/Tan Temporarily out of stock Grizzly/Orange Add to Cart Purple Add to Cart
These excellent Cockroach Tarpon flies are tied on super-sharp, strong Gamakatsu SL12 #1/0 hooks. This fly is approximately 3 inches long (8 cm). This is a high-quality fly, tied in the USA by Justin Pribanic. Related patterns: Tarpon Screamer, Laid Up Tarpon Fly.
Note: All of the Saltwater Flies that we sell are handcrafted items - some small variations in size, color, or shape from the flies pictured here are possible. We guarantee your satisfaction with any fly purchased from us - if any fly you order from us does not meet your expectations, you may return it (unfished!) for a full refund.
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