Blue Ridge Summit, Pennsylvania Fly-Fishing School / 1-Day School

Fly-fishing instruction at Orvis Hill Country in Pennsylvania.

4.9 out of 5 Customer Rating
Type: 1-Day School
$279
Item #20BJ Per Person
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Blue Ridge Summit, Pennsylvania Fly Fishing School


Phone icon866-531-6213 Email iconschools@orvis.com

You'll experience it all at the Orvis Hill Country Fly Fishing School:

  • Fly-casting techniques
  • Essential knots
  • How to choose your gear and tackle
  • Stream entomology (the science of insects)
  • Proper fly selection
  • How to read water and currents (2-Day School)
  • How to play, land, and safely release fish

Cancellation Policy & Fees:
If the reservation is cancelled 60+ days from your school date, Orvis will offer a full refund back theOriginal method of payment, or the reservation can be transferred to another available school. If the reservation is cancelled 30-60 days from the date of the school, the customer will have a choice between a refund of 50% or transferring the reservation to another available school. On cancellations 29 days or less there is no refund and no transfer. There will be no refund extended to students who do not attend their scheduled school and do not notify the school within the timeframes listed in this policy. Any reservation that has been transferred to a different date cannot be later cancelled without 100% payment penalty.

For questions please contact Orvis School and Reservations (toll free) 866-531-6213

Orvis is pleased to offer our travel customers access to two valuable services: Global Rescue travel membership and IMG Signature Travel Insurance℠.

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$489
Item #20BJ_2 Per Person
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Great Catch Guarantee insignia

100% Customer Satisfaction

has been our commitment since 1856. It’s who we are. If you aren’t happy with a product or service, we want to know about it. And we’ll make it right. That’s the Orvis Way.

Blue Ridge Summit, Pennsylvania Fly Fishing School


Phone icon866-531-6213 Email iconschools@orvis.com

You'll experience it all at the Orvis Hill Country Fly Fishing School:

  • Fly-casting techniques
  • Essential knots
  • How to choose your gear and tackle
  • Stream entomology (the science of insects)
  • Proper fly selection
  • How to read water and currents (2-Day School)
  • How to play, land, and safely release fish

Cancellation Policy & Fees:
If the reservation is cancelled 60+ days from your school date, Orvis will offer a full refund back theOriginal method of payment, or the reservation can be transferred to another available school. If the reservation is cancelled 30-60 days from the date of the school, the customer will have a choice between a refund of 50% or transferring the reservation to another available school. On cancellations 29 days or less there is no refund and no transfer. There will be no refund extended to students who do not attend their scheduled school and do not notify the school within the timeframes listed in this policy. Any reservation that has been transferred to a different date cannot be later cancelled without 100% payment penalty.

For questions please contact Orvis School and Reservations (toll free) 866-531-6213

Orvis is pleased to offer our travel customers access to two valuable services: Global Rescue travel membership and IMG Signature Travel Insurance℠.

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The Story

Situated in the rolling hills of southern Pennsylvania in the town of Blue Ridge Summit, Orvis Hill Country encompasses more than 500 acres devoted to fly fishing, sporting clays and wingshooting pursuits. Orvis Hill Country is only 1.5 hours from the Inner Harbor of Baltimore, Maryland and Washington, D.C.

Both 1 & 2 Day Schools offer small class sizes – a 4:1 student-to-instructor ratio.

1-Day Fly-Fishing School Overview

  • Introduction to gear: line, rod and reel
  • Presentation of the Orvis Progressive Method to Fly Casting
  • Demonstrations on shooting line, false casting, and roll casting
  • Practice time and hands-on casting instruction by some of the best instructors in the industry
  • Seminars on fly selection, handling fish and landing fish
  • Knot tying discussion and practice
  • Catered lunch and time to chat with classmates
  • Special offers on Orvis gear

2-Day Fly-Fishing School Overview

  • 2-Day programs include recording and video analysis of each student's cast
  • Introduction to gear: line, rod and reel, additional equipment and accessories
  • Demonstrations on shooting line, false casting, and roll casting
  • Study and practice the double haul
  • Practice time and hands-on casting instruction by some of the best instructors in the industry
  • Dive deeper into seminars on fly selection, how to fish different types of flies, handling fish, landing fish and additional discussion of entomology
  • Knot tying discussion and practice
  • Introduction to wading safety, planning trips with guides and Orvis-Endorsed network
  • Practice session on the water with instructors (offered at most locations)
  • Catered lunch and time to chat with classmates
  • Special offers on Orvis gear

If you want to learn more, please reach out to the Schools Team and request the specific itinerary for your chosen Orvis School location.

1-Day School
April 2022 8 Friday
  23 Saturday
  30 Saturday
May 2022 9 Monday
  28 Saturday
June 2022 17 Friday
  18 Saturday
July 2022 02 Saturday
  16 Saturday
  30 Saturday
August 2022 6 Saturday
  13 Saturday
September 2022 3 Saturday
  23 Friday
2-Day School
April 2022 9-10 Saturday/Sunday (SOLD OUT)
May 2022 14-15 Saturday/Sunday
June 2022 11-12 Saturday/Sunday
  25-26 Saturday/Sunday
July 2022 23-24 Saturday/Sunday
August 2022 4-5 Thursday/Friday
  27-28 Saturday/Sunday
September 2022 17-18 Saturday/Sunday
  24-25 Saturday/Sunday
October 2022 8-9 Saturday/Sunday

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