Upcoming Seminars and Events
Call us at 860-678-7900 for information on upcoming classes and seminars this season.
Learn the Fly-Fishing Basics for Free
Fly Fishing 101 & 201
Fly Fishing 101
Fly Fishing 201
A free Trout Unlimited Membership—a $35 value—is included for all FF101 and FF201 graduates. Upon completion of the course, you will receive special in-store offers, valid for the purchase of Orvis products.
Please see store associates or call 860-678-7900 for details.
Local Fly Fishing Information
CT Fisheries Overview: Freshwater
Dry Fly Rod: 1-3 wt. full to mid flex
Dry Fly Rod: 3-5 wt mid
Striper/Pike Rod: 9-10 wt. 9’ (to move large flies)
Trout Rod: 864 mid
Trout Rod: 1-4 wt. Mid flex
Trout Rod: 2-4 wt. Mid flex
Trout Rod: 4-5 wt. 7-9’ mid
CT Fisheries Overview: Saltwater
Long Island Sound
Species: Striped bass, Bluefish, Shad, Herring
Location: Enfield to Old Lyme
Access: Call store for current info.
Connecticut Fisheries Reference
Store Manager: Ed Fowler
Fishing Manager: Jonathan Bye
Orvis Retail Store
380 W Main Street
Unit 17, Avon Market Place
Avon, CT 06001
|Mon - Sat
10:00 - 6:00
12:00 - 5:00
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 catalogs. 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.