Generic Marabou nymph

An extremely mobile nymph, that uses only marabou and a copper wire rib. Although very simple the technique has to be learned in order to tie it correctly. Once you have seen this pattern wet or swimming, you’ll be tying more.

Generic Marabou nymph materials:

  • Hook: Mustad S70 # 8
  • Tying thread: Sheer 14/0 Tan
  • Tail: Olive brown marabou
  • Abdomen: Olive brown marabou
  • Rib: Flat copper wire
  • Thorax: Olive brown marabou
  • Wingcase & Legs: Dun marabou