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The Swimming Baitfish is a no-nonsense destroyer of big fish! Large trout, bass, pike, and muskie are looking for meat on their menu, and baitfish, sculpin, shad, and panfish make up a large portion of the diet of these large predators. The stacked and trimmed deer-hair head of the Swimming Baitfish causes this pattern to dive and splash just beneath the surface of the water as it is retrieved in an imitation of a small wounded fish, while the weed-guard keeps the hook free from debris and ready to bite back when the big fish pounce!
For the best action, this pattern should be fished with either a floating or intermediate sinking line, a short leader of heavy test (4' of 20lb test), and jerkily stripped through the surface of the water.
Fly Category: True-Fly Pattern
Species: Panfish, Sculpin, Shad, Minnow
Life Stage: NA
We pride ourselves in the production of quality flies and fishing gear, and want our customers to be 100% satisfied with every purchase they make from Ascent Fly Fishing. That's why we are happy to offer a 30 day return policy on all items that are unused, are in brand new condition, and come back with their original tags and packaging. Items that are returned beyond 30 days will be eligible for store credit, which will be issued in the form of a gift certificate. Items returned without their original packaging and tags, or items that have been used are not eligible for return.
This policy applies to all products we sell with the exception of terminal tackle (leaders, tippets, weights, floatants, indicators, etc.), digital downloads, classes, sale items and Biologist Crafted Fly Selections.
A 10% restocking fee will apply.
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