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28 Jun 2018
“Fly fishing”
3 Sep 2017
“One hour lesson w/ Kyle- why not?!”
If learning to fly fish or improving your casting technique seems like a daunting task, you just haven't met the right fishing instructors. Pick up a fly rod at the Orvis Manchester Fly Fishing School, situated in the heart of Vermont's Green...more
4182 Main St, Manchester, VT 05254-4182
+1 800-235-9763
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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

On a whim we decided to book a fly fishing 2 hour class. Neither my husband or I had ever down it before. It was an amazing experience and we may take up fly fishing now. Our instructor Brendan was awesome! We had time to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank aama131
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Beware, you might get hooked. Kyle is a pro. The Zen Master of fly fishing. Watch him cast a few times and you will say, "I want to do that." In a one hour lesson, he teaches the basics of casting. Plus a few tricks....More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

I took the 2 day Fly Fishing boot camp at the Orvis School. I found the class very very good and quite enjoyed it. The instructors clearly were highly experienced and were very interested in making sure each student was properly attended to. The class...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Rando_521
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Hubby took the 1 day class while I hit the spa. He absolutely loved it. Spent his free time reading the book and practicing knots. We went back to use the 20% coupon to get him his own equipment. He loved the instructor and really...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank terryw678
Reviewed 10 May 2016

My husband and I attended the 2-day fly fishing course May 6-8, 2016. I have no experience fly fishing, and he has only been one time for 4 hours with an Orvis-Endorsed guide in S.E. Oklahoma. This class was outstanding in every way - the...More

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank cjcarwell
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

We went for Flyfishing lessons and were very pleased. It was professional, inexpensive and very enjoyable. A lot was learned and a good time was had!

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed 11 September 2015

We spent half a day trying to catch some fish, beginning of august, but there were not any. We have been told by the Orvis people from the school with on us on the boat, that at that time of the year there are only...More

Date of experience: August 2015
5  Thank jean g
Reviewed 11 September 2015

The team at Orvis put together a class that combined tying, casting and fishing in the school pond for our five children. Great facility and top-notch staff. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank SquareBear205
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Definitely the most memorable experience of our trip. Kyle was fantastic at setting up a custom lesson for our group of three inexperienced girls looking for an intro to fly fishing. Our guides Brendon and Tom humored our inexperience and our desire to learn while...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank bluebell98
Reviewed 12 May 2015

Taking the Orvis 2 day fly fishing school was the best thing i have done in a while. Really learned a ton about the philosophy of fly fishing (e.g. the hatches, reading the water, fish handling and equipment selection. My instructor Ben was wise well...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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