Surface attractor patterns are commonly used for many species of fish, in Saltwater or freshwater aggressive hungry fish can't resist this fly.
The Gartside Gurgler is one of the most popular and successful surface flies designed in recent years, used by anglers all over the world to land a wide variety of sport fish.
As with many popular patterns, flytyer's often make their own adaptations to original patterns and variations abound, this version is missing the tail made of bucktail. It makes for a smaller more streamlined fly.
Tied on a size 4 Gamakatsu hook.