Pheasant has a magical quality of movement in the water. Steelhead Pheasant Bug is a great summer and fall Steelhead fly.
When summer Steelhead hold they start to act like trout. During this time more natural presentations produce.
Tail: Golden Pheasant
Body: Golden Pheasant Feather
Tag and Rib: Gold Tinsel
Wing: Golden Pheasant Tail and a few fibers of Flash
Hackle: Golden Pheasant
Also see: Steelhead Pheasant Bug