Pride of ownership is a key value at Orvis. As a leader in fly fishing for more than 160 years, we've been at the forefront of developing high-performance equipment and gear to get people on the water. But innovation isn’t always about solving the unsolvable—at times, it’s about crafting products in ways that surprise and delight. To Orvis, innovation is the key to making the world’s best fly rods, made-to-order dog beds, and the ultimate indestructible waders.
Fly fishing allows us to experience the natural world in all its glory. At the core of the sport are the tools used to get the job done. Whether your passion lies in casting a state-of-the-art Helios™ 3 or a full-flex, handcrafted bamboo rod—Orvis has got you covered. We’ve been ahead of our time since the beginning, and a commitment to product innovation allows us to bring you unrivaled performance, unbeatable quality, and brag-worthy equipment.
Orvis PRO Gear
There comes a moment in every industry when a great leap forward is required. A new idea, a fresh point of view, a “what if we did it this way?” and suddenly things are never again the same. We sat down with Jim Kershaw and Jesse Haller from the Orvis product development team to learn about the genesis of the Orvis PRO Waders: how they were designed, developed, tested, and brought to market.