Game Fair & Country Sporting Weekend
Orvis Sandanona in Millbrook, NY & Orvis Pursell Farms in Sylacauga, AL
The Orvis Game Fair and Sporting Weekend is a fun and exciting outing for the whole family. When you visit, you'll find artists and craftsmen at work, distinctive exhibitors and vendors, and many events for kids and adults.
A few highlights of the Game Fair are fly-fishing demonstrations, dog-training seminars, a variety of hands-on youth programs, sporting clays competitions, and a Land Rover driving course.
Come join us! This is an excellent opportunity to try your hand at shooting or casting a fly rod. Expert instructors will be on site offering free fly-casting lessons and the opportunity to shoot under their watchful eye in a fun, safe environment. This is the perfect time and place to introduce the whole family to these lifelong pursuits.
Blue Ridge Summit, Pennsylvania
APRIL 6-7, 2019 | 9AM – 5PM DAILY
Grand Opening Event
A fun and exciting weekend outing for the whole family, the grand opening of Orvis Hill Country will feature upscale exhibitors and vendors and offer a wide variety of family-friendly activities. Celebrate the sporting experience through fly-fishing lessons, dog-training demonstrations, game cooking presentations, a falconry demonstration and a variety of hands-on youth programs, as well as a Land Rover driving course. Expert instructors will be on hand, and visitors are encouraged to participate.
Daily Event Schedule
Off Road Driving Course with a Land Rover Experience Instructor
Exhibitors and Vendors
Arden Hunters Guild
Driving Directions & Local Lodging
Located in south-central Pennsylvania along the Maryland state Line, Orvis Hill Country Shooting Grounds is located 1.5 hours from both Baltimore and Washington D.C., just over an hour from Harrisburg, and 2.5 hours from Philadelphia. Click here for directions via Google Maps.
FROM THE BALTIMORE-WASHINGTON METRO AREA: Take I-70 East or I-270 North to Frederick, MD. Follow US Route 15 North to Emmitsburg, MD. Take MD 140 West towards Blue Ridge Summit, PA. MD Route 140 will become PA Route 16 at the state line. Continue West on Route 16 about 7 miles. As you enter the town of Blue Ridge Summit turn left on Jacob's Church Road immediately before the railroad tracks. Orvis Hill Country will be on the left in one mile.
FROM HARRISBURG AND POINTS NORTH: I-81 south to Harrisburg, Take PA Route 581 to Camp Hill, PA. Take US 15 South to Emmitsburg, MD. Take MD 140 West towards Blue Ridge Summit, PA and follow above directions from there.
FROM PHILADELPHIA AND POINTS EAST: I-76 West to Harrisburg and follow Harrisburg directions.
FROM HAGERSTOWN, MD AND POINTS SOUTH: I-81 North to Greencastle, PA. Take PA Route 16 to Waynesboro, PA. Continue east past Waynesboro, approximately 6 miles to Blue Ridge Summit, PA. Turn right on to Jacob's Church Road immediately past the railroad tracks. Orvis Hill Country will be on the left in one mile.
Allenberry Resort, an Orvis-Endorsed Lodge, is a short drive away from Orvis Hill Country and a shuttle is available between the two properties (upon request). Enjoy world class lodging and dining, as well as many additional amenities that Allenberry has to offer. Please contact Allenberry Resort for lodging and reservations:
Liberty Mountain Resort is a local snow & golf resort that provides several lodging options. Reservations can be made at:
Liberty Mountain Resort
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