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 0131 226 6227 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
Call us at 0131 226 6227 for information on other upcoming classes and seminars this season.
Edinburgh is well situated for any fly fishing enthusiast with excellent trout and salmon fishing only a short drive away on the Tweed, Tay and Teith. Wild Brown Trout fishing is available in rivers and lochs around Edinburgh but also in The Water of Leith which runs through the centre of the city. There are also a good number of stocked rainbow trout fisheries easily reached for an afternoon's fishing.
Store Manager: Mhairi Ligertwood
Fishing Manager - Scotland: John Sharp
Fishing Associate: Will Shaw
Orvis Retail Store
Mon - Sat
Now Open Sundays!
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.