The Queen of the Waters is a fly that has somehow been forgotten by time. Rarely seen on lists of best fishing flies, this pattern is usually only found in the boxes of seasoned anglers that hold the secrets to the water. It can be fished atop the service as a dry, swung subsurface or in just about any way you can think of. Truly versatile and deserving of a resurgence. If you?re fishing in the eastern states, say Vermont or Maine, bring along a few of these. You’ll be surprised by how deadly these old-school classics can be.