Tag Archives: Orvis

Orvis Announces Free Fly Fishing Classes


From May through July, Orvis will offer free fly fishing lessons nationwide through Orvis retail stores and participating dealers (www.orvis.com/ff101). This season Orvis hopes to introduce even more outdoor lovers to the sport with Fly Fishing 101 and 201 beginning … more

Posted in Gear | Tagged | 1 Comment

Orvis Magnum Sling Pack in Safe Passage Line


The new Magnum Sling Pack is a larger design of the most popular bar in Orvis’s Safe Passage line. Many anglers feel sling bags are the most practical because they can carry a large amount of gear but when not in use … more

Posted in Gear, Vests & Packs | Tagged | 4 Comments

Orvis Announces Two Budget-Friendly Fly Reels


Clearwater Large Arbor Reel The Clearwater large arbor reel from Orvis is a die-cast aluminum large arbor that is lightweight enough to balance properly with your favorite rod. Two years in design and development and with a powerful disc drag … more

Posted in Fly Reels, Gear | Tagged | 1 Comment

2012 Orvis Fly Lines

The new Orvis Hydros fly line series is a complete re-engineering of the structure of their fly lines, using new technology for increased performance. The Hydros has been re-engineered using new tapers, coatings, diameters, Hy-Flote Tip technology, innovative new welded … more

Posted in Fly Lines, Gear | Tagged | Leave a comment

Orvis RipCord Wading Staff


Orvis’s new avalanche-probe-style four-section staff assembles in seconds; simply pull the cord and secure it in the handle. It is crafted using kernmantle climbing cord, which won’t absorb moisture, fray, or stretch, and includes an aluminum tip, non-marring Delrin® plastic … more

Posted in Accessories, Gear | Tagged | Leave a comment

Orvis Redesigns Clearwater Rods for 2012


For 2012, Orvis has completely revamped its Clearwater rod series. The all new Clearwater series reaps the rewards of Orvis’s award-winning Helios technology with all new profiles and tapers taken directly from the Helios line making the new Clearwater rods … more

Posted in Fly Rods, Gear | Tagged | 1 Comment

New Orvis Fly Rods for 2011

For their new mid-priced Access series, Orvis looked at the high-cure thermoplastic resin technology used in their Helios and Hydros rods and applied what they learned to create a new epoxy-based resin which uses small amounts of thermoplasters. This new type of epoxy-based resin allowed them to use a lower aerial more

Posted in Fly Rods, Gear | Tagged | 2 Comments

New Orvis Safe Passage Luggage

Orvis has completely revamped its Safe Passage line of luggage for 2011 more

Posted in Gear, Luggage | Tagged | Leave a comment

Orvis Revamps Its Safe Passage Line of Vest-Packs

Click here to see Tom Rosenbauer from Orvis share several of Orvis’s new packs with MidCurrent at the International Fly Tackle Dealer show in Denver. Safe Passage Sling Pack Over-the-shoulder  and out-of-the-way convenience, with a large main compartment for fly … more

Posted in Gear, Vests & Packs | Tagged | Leave a comment