Create superior dry fly and nymph patterns with these Coq de Leon chicken fly-tying feathers.

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The Story

Dating back to 1624, Coq de Leon are some of the oldest birds bred for their feathers. With long, durable, and stiff tailing fibers—this fly–tying material is recognized as ideal for both dry fly and nymph patterns. In light, medium, dark.

Chicken feather.


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent Tailing Material Well marked, long and stiff barbules make this an excellent choice for dry fly tails.
Date published: 2020-12-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nice Quality This feather makes for great tails. Fine and stiff.
Date published: 2020-10-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful, quality feathers! Beautiful, quality feathers! Color and pattern are perfect!
Date published: 2020-08-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Quality wish for more per pack I do love the quality of this material but the cost seemed to be somewhat high for the amount given. Love it but wish there was more for the money.
Date published: 2020-06-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent quality After substantial shopping around I purchased this Coq de Leon for tying thread Frenchie fishing flies. Best quality I found. Sales people at Orvis, were extremely helpful!
Date published: 2020-03-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy tie in for great looking fly tails!! This material makes great looking\light reflecting tails. Easy to tie in and make split tails on mayflies or straight tails on nymphs!!
Date published: 2020-02-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from excellent material Been tying for 50 years, and this is one of the best tailing materials I've ever used.
Date published: 2019-12-10
Rated 4 out of 5 by from The best of tailing material Cog De Leon fibers makes great great tails on dry flies and nymphs - stiff, thin, and reasonably resilient. They do cost a bit more than most feathers but are worth it.
Date published: 2019-06-23
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