Hares and partridge is a wonderful north country spider fishing fly that provide an excellent all round imitation. The current will move the partridge feathers of this fishing fly in a very life like way making it irresistible to trout. Spider fishing flies have become popular all over the world since they were first used hundreds of years ago.
North country spiders are very often made from game birds such as partridge and woodcock as the feathers are very soft and ideal for tying the hackle which forms an integral part of all north country spider fishing flies. A fish catching fly for both river and still water.