Seal Leech

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  • Hook: Size 8 to 12 2x long Streamer
  • Thread: 6/0 black or red
  • Cone: Medium tungsten conehead
  • Tail: Claret Marabou
  • Tail Highlights: Green crystal flash
  • Body: Claret seal fur with red wire
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Slide tungsten cone onto hook and tie on thread.

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Tie in a claret marabou tail, making it hook length.

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Tie in 2 or 3 crystal flash tail highlights.

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Spin a claret seal fur dubbing brush using red wire.

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Tie in dubbing brush at rear of hook.

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Wrap dubbing brush forward, up to the conehead, to form the body.

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Pick out the dubbing until the red wire starts to show through on the body.

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This fly IS my favorite leech imitation due to it's heavy conehead. You can really make it work like it leech.