Al Beatty

Al Beatty is the proprietor of BT's Fly Fishing Products, with his wife, Gretchen, in Boise, ID. A frequent contributor to "Fly Tyer" magazine, Beatty is a recognized authority on trout flies in the fly-fishing and -tying circles of American. His two previous books are "Innovative Flies and Techniques "and "The Federation of Fly Fisher's Fly Pattern Encyclopedia. "A close friend of Gary LaFontaine, Beatty was attempting to produce LaFontaine's final film about fly fishing, but LaFontaine died...See more