Fly Tying the Serendipity – Classic American Fly Pattern

Created by Ross Merigold to fish in trout waters in Montana, the Serendipity has quickly become an American classic fly pattern. At only about 40 years old, several variants of the emerger have evolved as this pattern can be tied with different body materials and colors.

Hook: #12-18 curved
Thread: Black or color to match the body
Body: Yarn or synthetic, spun tight
Wing: Deer body hair

Author: Matt O