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Shenk's Minnow

Read the article on the Susquehanna River

A great chub imitation, I like to fish this one in slower pools where the marabou and rabbit fur give that extra motion to the fly. I also like to substitute estaz for the spun rabbit fur onsome flies to add a little extra flash.

Shenk's Minnow
TypeWet fly

HookTMC 300 size 6
TailWhite marabou
UnderbodyAbout 20 wraps of lead wire near the eye
BodyWhite rabbit fur spun in a dubbing loop and then trimmed to shape

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