If you're looking for a great way to get the family together outside, our FF101 class is the perfect event to get started. Fly fishing is a sport the whole family can participate in. All ages are welcome to attend the event, 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.
Fly Fishing 101
Learn fly-fishing basics in one of our free Fly Fishing 101 classes. Perfect for beginners of all ages. Fly Fishing 101 will provide you with free lessons on fly casting and outfit rigging.
Upon Completion of the Courses: You will receive special in-store offers valid toward the purchase of Orvis products and a Free Trout Unlimited membership—a $35 value.
At some classes, the Orvis FF101 instructors will be assisted by certified fly-casting instructors from the Federation of Fly Fishers. Fly-fishing instructors have been trained, tested, and certified to be effective teachers of fly casting. This program has over 1,500 certified instructors around the world.
Most of our Orvis Retail Stores are offering Fly Fishing 101 and 201 classes on the dates below. Be sure to contact your local store for the exact times and dates of their classes, as well as any additional dates that store may be offering.
The following states have Orvis Retail Stores and/or dealers that are participating in Fly Fishing 101 and Fly Fishing 201. Space is limited in these classes, so please RSVP to reserve your space.
We will refund your money on any purchase that isn’t 100% satisfactory.
Anytime, for any reason. It’s that simple.
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