The string leech is a strung out leech pattern that uses a stinger hook. While it started as a steelhead fly, it has be adapted to a variety of game fish.

Materials list
Front hook: Size 4, 6xl straight eye streamer hook
Rear Hook: Octopus Hook Size 2
Connection: 30lb Gel Spun Backing or dacron backing
Body: Olive Magnum Rabbit Strip
Underbody: Large Black Ice Chenelle
Flash: Black Flashabou
Thread: 6/0 Black Uni-Thread

It’s time to nail down your 2024 fly fishing trip with Minturn Anglers.

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