Mickey Finn

Uses

A traditional pattern that suggests baitfish, or maybe it's just something fish like to stick in their mouth.

How to Fish

In lakes and slower portions of rivers, use the count-down-and-retrieve or slow retrieve presentation. In faster currents, use a wet-fly swing.


HOOK: TMC 300, sizes 4-10

THREAD: Black

RIB: Oval silver tinsel

BODY: Flat silver tinsel

WING: In order, from top to bottom (or bottom to top): yellow, red, then yellow dyed bucktail