Kelly Galloup’s, Crippled Dun
Fly Tying

Kelly Galloup’s, Crippled Dun

A fly pattern to catch trout by fly fishing. The fly imitates either emerging duns or spinners trapped in the water’s surface.

  • Hook: Ahrex Dry Fly Light, FW503, size #16
  • Thread: Semperfli Nano Silk, 18/0, yellow
  • Tails: Coq de Leon
  • Dubbing: Super Fine Dry Fly Dubbing
  • Hackle: Rooster hackle, colour to suit pattern
  • Wing: Hareline Dubbing Sparkle Emerger Yarn, clear white


The Gwent Angling Society is a progressive, conservation-minded club offering fishing on six beats on the River Usk, two on the River Wye, the Sirhowy river and Afon Llynfi (Powys), and the wonderful Talybont Reservoir. Our waters can be viewed here. If you are interested in joining us or have any queries, simply contact our Membership Secretary.