Upcoming Seminars and Events
Orvis and Wessex Water Fly – Fishing Challenge
Orvis Store, 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.
Heats to be held at:
The Fish-off Final will be held in March 2015 at Sutton Bingham Reservoir
For further information please contact Louisa Podvoiskis or John McGrath, Orvis Store, Sherborne, Dorset. Tel: 01935 817377
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 01935 817377 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.
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, Wed - 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.