How To Tie The Redfish Zonker Fly (A 1-Piece Fly)


You’re going to love learning how to tie this fly…

This might be one of the easiest flies to make, plus, redfish love it!

It’s called the redfish zonker fly and all it consists of is one strip of zonker.

It’s got great presence in the water and looks great, too.

In this video, we’ve got Joe Sherer, Salt Strong Insider member and former Orvis Instructor, breaking down how to tie this fly step-by-step.

You’ll learn:

  • Why you don’t want to make the tail too long
  • What color zonker strip to use
  • Other options to spice this fly up if you want
  • And much more

Learn how to tie the Zonker fly in the video below.

How To Tie The Redfish Zonker Fly [VIDEO]

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Does it get any better than that?!

Redfish love this fly and it’s super easy to tie.

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James Hagist
2 years ago

So how do you normally fish this fly?

robert williams
2 years ago

Thanks for the fly tying videos, love them
Always looking for a new pattern to tie.


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