Welcome to Steve Burke's Salmon and Steelhead Fly Tying Guide
Main Menu












Autumn Gold
Tied By Scott Howell

Autumn Gold, Tied By Scott Howell

Name Autumn Gold
Category Steelhead
Hook Alec Jackson Spey (Daiichi #2051) or Partridge CS10/1 Sizes #7 through #1.5
Tip/Tag Fine Oval Silver Tinsel a/o Flat Sliver Tinsel
Tail Hot Red/Orange hackle fibers
Body a blend of Yellow and Golden Stone dubbing
RibSmall Oval Silver Tinsel
CollarHot Red/Orange Hen
WingPolar Bear or White Calf Tail accented w/ sparse Pearl/Gold Lite-Brite
Cheeks (optional)Jungle Cock nail
HeadDanville's 6/0 no-wax Black Flymaster Thread

Autumn Gold is tied by prolific fly tyer, Scott Howell. See Scott's notes about this fly below. "

Scott's Notes: This beautiful Fall Steelhead pattern was designed by Randy Stetzer - noted NW angler and author of "Flies, The Best 1000".

You can see more of Scott Howell's flies at The Flies of Scott Howell.