Learn the Fly-Fishing Basics for Free
Now’s your chance to learn fly-fishing basics in one of our free classes on fly casting and outfit rigging.
If you're looking for a great way to get the family together outside, book a free Orvis class to get started. Fly fishing is a sport the whole family can participate in. All ages are welcome to attend this store-based course, but those under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult. Bring the whole family and learn what this great sport is all about.
Space is limited in these classes. Please call us at 01993 823566 for information.
Learn to Fly Fish on the Water
Thank you for your interest in our store fly fishing programme, but the 2014 classes are over! Please check back next year for more classes and seminars.
Whether you are a beginner or you are someone that just wants a little guidance on how to become a better fly fisher, nothing beats time on the water with a knowledgeable guide or instructor. Our classes are the next step in your fly-fishing education. Designed to give you a great on-the-water fly-fishing experience, the day's instruction is built around specific techniques and local fisheries.
This one-day beginner fly fishing instruction programme is aimed at the complete novice. All the basics are covered including safety, tackle selection, casting, fly selection, and playing and landing a fish.
This course is held on a stillwater lake nearby to each of the stores running the course.
We shall cover:
Please contact your local store for details.
Upcoming Seminars and Events
In addition to the range of Orvis fishing courses, short courses in fly-tying are also held in-store by Keith. Please call or stop by the store for details.
Call us at 01993 823566 for information on other upcoming classes and seminars this season.
Store Manager: John Wilson
Assistant Manger: Jennifer Fuller
Fly Fishing Specialists: Keith Passant & John Stanley
Orvis Retail Store
80 High Street
Phone: 01993 823566
Mon - Sat
Our store has dozens of exciting retail-exclusive styles, but we may not necessarily have on hand at one time everything offered online or in our catalogues. If you are looking for a specific item, please feel free to call us at the store ahead of time to ensure it is in stock. As always, our store associates will be happy to order anything we carry so you can see it in person.