Do I need to buy a fishing license?
When does the school start and end?
Please reach out to our Orvis team for the specific schedule of each day at this school, but most schools run from about 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, with a lunch break.
What is included in the price of the school?
Use of Orvis fly rods/reels, leaders, flies, and where necessary waders and vests. Lunch is also included at most locations.
Is lodging included?
No. Lodging arrangements are made separately by the students.
Are meals included?
Lunch is the only meal included in the school tuition price.
How many people will be in the class?
The capacity for the Orvis Mays Pond School is 8 students. The student to instructor ratio is 4:1.
Do we stop the school because of weather?
No, unless there are dangerous conditions.
Can you bring your own equipment?
What skill level is this school best suited for?
In casting, we adjust our instruction to the individual student’s level.
What is the cancellation policy?
Yes, please see our T&Cs tab.
Will I be able to attend the same class as my son/wife/etc, even though I am an intermediate and they are a beginner?
Yes. In casting, we adjust our instruction to the individual student’s level.
Are there opportunities for guided fishing afterwards?
Yes. Please reach out to the Orvis team for suggestions or inquire directly to your fly fishing school instructor.