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.
Class Dates (Classes held on the following Saturdays):
Space is limited in these classes. Please call us at 0131 226 6227 for information.
Learn to Fly Fish on the Water
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:
Provisional Course Dates (may vary by store)
Please contact your local store for dates and prices.
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
Entrance at 19 Hope Street
Phone: 0131 226 6227
|Mon - Sat
9:00 - 5:30
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.