Kenly Bitton: Golden Purple fly tying pattern tutorial

Published on Jan 14, 2019 by Editor in chief

Kenly was born on the Snake River in Swan Valley, ID and has fly fished for the past 50 years and tied flies for the past 30 years. His favorite species by far is the mighty Steelhead!


Hook: Alec Jackson #5
Thread: Black
Tail: Golden Pheasant Crest
Body: Small Purple Chenille
Wing: Golden Pheasant breast feather
Hackle: Purple saddle hackle

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Other great channels to check out:
Davie McPhail – master of irish and scottish still water, lough, and stream patterns, especially classic patterns.

InTheRiffle: A great channel with great patterns

Fly Fish Food – Clark Pierce and Curtis Fry tie up some tasty trout lures

Tim Cammisa – owner of the Trout and Feather website, Tim does some great ties that you should check out.