Christmas Shopping Hours
Orvis Country Store Christmas
Orvis Country Store Christmas
Wrap up your shopping at your local Orvis Retail Store.
The perfect gifts for everyone on your list await at your local Orvis store. We have distinctive, unique presents for men, women, and anglers in stock and ready to go. Our friendly retail sales associates will be happy to assist you, so you can finish up your shopping today. Our stores are open every Sunday in December, and we’re open until 1 pm on Christmas Eve.
Free gift boxes with purchase.
While you’re in our store, learn more about our FREE prize draw for a chance to win a Bear Footrest!
Please see store associates or call 01935 817377 for details.
Upcoming Seminars and Events
Orvis and Wessex Water Fly-Fishing Challenge
Orvis Sherborne, in association with Wessex Water, are organising a fly-fishing tournament to be held over three heats in May and June 2014 with a fish-off final in March 2015. The proceeds of the event will be donated to the Water Aid Charity.
The competition is open to absolutely everyone, especially the young and the young at heart! To enter, competitors simply need to complete an entry form, which can be collected from any Orvis store or participating reservoirs.
The Fish-Off Final
For further information please contact Louisa Podvoiskis or John McGrath of Orvis Sherborne, Dorset.
Call us at 01935 817377 for information on other upcoming classes and seminars this season.
Learn the Fly-Fishing Basics for Free
NEW – 2015 Courses Now Offered on Sundays!
Class spaces are limited. Call or stop by to reserve a spot.
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.
April: Saturday 11th and Sunday 26th
Dates are subject to change. Please see store associates or call 01935 817377 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.
There is a variety of waters to fish within the Sherborne area they include:
Store Manager: Louisa Podvoidkis
Fishing Manager: John McGrath
Orvis Retail Store
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.