Learn the Fly-Fishing Basics for Free
Our 2014 classes are full! Check back next year for more free classes and seminars.
Learn fly-fishing basics in one of our free fly-fishing classes. Perfect for beginners of all ages, the course includes free lessons 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.
Please see store associates or call 01423 561354 for details.
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 01423 561354 for information on upcoming classes and seminars this season.
Situated a short cast from some of the Yorkshire Dales finest rivers, our Harrogate store is the ideal destination for those seeking tackle and advice on fishing the rivers Aire, Nidd, Swale, Ure and Wharfe. Orvis Harrogate also cover other Yorkshire rivers such as the Derwent, Esk, Driffield and Pickering becks, and our dedicated fishing experts will help customers find the right tackle and information to suit all their needs.
The regions Stillwater fisheries such as Fewston, Lockwood Beck, Kilnsey Trout Park, Maran Lakes Raygill, Swisty,Tanfield Lodge are all expertly covered by our knowledgeable fishing associates.
Store Manager: James Doyle
Assistant Manager: Tracey Daligan
Fishing Specialist: David Carlin
Orvis Retail Store
21-22 West Park
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Phone: 01423 561354
Mon - Sat
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