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Copper John Barr's Fly

Copper John Barrs Nymph Trout Fly
Copper John Barrs Nymph Trout Fly
Copper John Fly for Trout
Copper John Fly Tying Materials
Copper John Fly Pattern
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The Copper John from Colorado’s John Barr is the biggest selling trout fly of all time. There’s a reason for it. If you fly fish trout with a nymph the Copper John is a must. Fish it alone with a strike indicator or as a hopper dropper combination fly fished below a hopper or cricket fly.

The Copper John has added weight due to fly tying it with copper wire, a bead and an epoxy wingcase.

Copper John Fly Pattern Recipe

The fly tying materials you'll need to tie the Copper John fly and have your own Copper John fly tying kit on hand when the time is right:

For help tying the Copper John fly, check out our video walking you through our Copper John fly tying instructions.

This is one of our favorite flies for fly fishing trout. Check out our 10 best flies for trout available for sale online.

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