Dave McKenna's Spawning Shrimp has been producing tremendous reactions from large bonefish since it was first tied for a DIY trip to Abaco Island back in 2014. It's has sealed the deal on thousands of bonefish from the Bahamas to Southern Belize and beyond.
Enhance your flats box with a few of our popular Guide Spawning Shrimp!
This fly isn't just for bonefish. We find that permit, triggerfish and everything else you could want to catch, loves our Spawning Shrimp!
Improved for 2021 the Guide Flies Spawning Shrimp Feature:
- Transparent Faux Fox wing fur
- Semperfli micro Straggle Leg body for UV enhancement and lots of motion
- Multi colored spawning shrimp legs for a natural color and constant movement
- Premium Umpqua X Series Flats Hooks
Meet the Guanaja Fly Tyers Guild. They are the primary supplier and designers for Guide Flies and the inspiration to pass on the art of fly tying to this incredibleisland community.
It started by recognizing the natural fly tying talent that existed in the community of Guanaja. The guides and family members of the Fly Fish Guanaja staff had learned the basics of fly tying and made creative flies for technical permit and bonefish that were not easily fooled.
Over the the last three years they have worked hard to perfect their craft. What began as an experiment in the beach front cabana, has turned into one of the greatest small business opportunities for the Island of Guanaja.
The team of fly tyers that make the Guanaja Fly Tyers Guild is instructed and led by Dave McKenna. They work daily to make the custom tied flies you can purchase through our website. They are self managed and work with an entrepreneurial approach to their business of fly tying.
Through the challenges of passing hurricanes and the Covid-19 pandemic, they have persevered and worked with pride to make the flies we offer here.
We all thank you sincerely for the support and orders that have helped bring the entire team through the hardest parts of the past year. We are very excited to share our newest flies and designs with you!