Written by: Gabriel Bizeau-Regis
The Orvis Clearwater Large Arbor is a tremendous reel for the price. It is considered to be a low-price reel, but performs like a pro-grade reel. It is made from cast aluminum and features a large arbor. The stacked disc drag is also made from stainless—a feature you don’t. . .
There’s nothing better than an unsolicited, independent, third-party review of a product. Here’s a cool video made by someone called Captain Berz, who realizes that the big box of Fatwood from Orvis is actually a great deal if you compare it to the competition.
I’m not gonna lie to you: if it were up to me, I’d wear a tee shirt and jeans to work every day. But I also want to be taken seriously as an adult and an employee, so I try to look reasonably professional. In summertime, that means wearing a short-sleeve Orvis Signature Madras Shirt almost every day. I am wearing one as. . .
Written by: Jim Blair
Being a avid fisherman, hunter, whitewater rafter, backpacker, and day hiker most of my 65+ years has given me a lot of experience in the trials and tribulations of outdoor clothing. As a young lad starting out in cotton to a young adult who could afford wool, the difference made all the difference in the world. Problem was there was no breathable, lightweight material for warm weather until. . .
Written by: Orvis customer “Ninalicious,” from PA
My Golden, Buddy, is able to destroy any toy in a matter of seconds. We have bought him every “indestructible toy” on the market—gone in a minute! Except for this bone, which he loves to carry around and is obviously very dear to him.
Written by: Orvis Customer Phillip C
After I spent thirteen months in Afghanistan, my Dad and I needed some quality time together. I found the school on Orvis’s website and knew it would be perfect. The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera was such a treat. I have never been treated so well by a group of strangers.
Written by: HB Smith, Richmond, VA
photo via orvis.com
I was on the James River in Richmond, Virginia, last fall fishing for smallmouth and was having a very slow day. I went around an island into a shallow cove with a very weedy bottom that I had fished many times before with no luck. I was using a 3-weight that day, thinking I wouldn’t have much luck with anything besides the bream.
Written by: Orvis customer Maggas2, Toronto, Canada
I ordered the Backseat Protector about two months ago and have used it sparingly since. However, that all changed recently, when we rented a pet-friendly cottage in the Kawartha Lakes for 10 days and the protector was put through its paces. It was amazing how easy it cleaned up after both dogs had done their best to it—dirt, water, and, oh yeah,hair! (I have two Labs, black and yellow.)