Fly Fishing – Fly Patterns

Rabbit Leech

Hook: 8 or 6 Streamer Thread: 6/0 Black Tail: Purple rabbit strip Body: Purple rabbit strip rapped Note: Can be tied in purple, black, pink, red, chartreuse or green.

Tying Instructions:

  • Tie in rabbit strip for tail. For the tail, tie in by the fur not by the skin.
  • Tie in another rabbit strip by the skin for the body.
  • Wrap the rabbit strip along hook shank pulling hair back as you wrap. Make sure each wrap of rabbit strip lays flush to the last wrap of rabbit strip.
  • Secure rabbit strip with thread, whip finish and head cement.