Tag: Orvis

  • Prairie Wildlife Awarded Orvis 2020 Lodge of the Year

    Prairie Wildlife Awarded Orvis 2020 Lodge of the Year

    WEST POINT, Miss., May 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Prairie Wildlife, a 5,000+ acre, conservation-driven sporting estate located in West Point, Mississippi, has been named the 2020 Endorsed Wingshooting Lodge of the Year by Orvis (orvis.com), an international, multi-channel retailer specializing in the high-end fly-fishing and wingshooting lifestyle. This latest honor accompanies other Orvis endorsements including […]

  • Introducing Orvis PRO, the most durable waders Orvis has ever made

    Introducing Orvis PRO, the most durable waders Orvis has ever made

    Designed for anglers and built for athletes, the Orvis PRO Wader has undergone three years of development and over 9,000 hours of testing under the toughest conditions. Built to withstand the abuse of professional guides, every detail has a purpose, every feature has been challenged, and every piece has been rigorously tested. The CORDURA® outer layer […]

  • Orvis Launches 50/50 On the Water Film Tour

    Orvis Launches 50/50 On the Water Film Tour

    Tour aims to inspire and celebrate women in fly fishing MANCHESTER, Vermont – Outdoor retailer Orvis has launched a film tour as part of their 50/50 On the Water campaign aimed to inspire more women to get out on the water and discover the joys of fly fishing. The family-friendly film tour features 90-plus minutes […]

  • BHA Members Unite During Public Lands Month

    BHA Members Unite During Public Lands Month

    Work days, policy forums and storytelling nights across North America celebrate public lands and waters; National Public Lands Day is Sept. 22 MISSOULA, Mont. – September is Public Lands Month, and Backcountry Hunters & Anglers members are uniting to celebrate, defend and enhance through sweat equity North American public lands and waters. “Public Lands Month […]

  • Orvis Announces Winner of Barbour Land Rover Defender

    Orvis Announces Winner of Barbour Land Rover Defender

    SUNDERLAND, Vermont – Last fall, legendary family-owned companies Orvis and Barbour launched a sweepstakes to give away a vintage Land Rover Defender. The winner was announced on August 23, and these two heritage companies couldn’t be more pleased. The lucky winner was Massachusetts resident Sabrina Lanz. Last September, Lanz, who enjoys sporting clays, attended the […]

  • Danner and Orvis Release Special-Edition, USA-Made Collaboration

    Danner and Orvis Release Special-Edition, USA-Made Collaboration

    PORTLAND, Oregon, and SUNDERLAND, Vermont – Known for durability and versatility, Danner boots and Orvis have been trusted by generations of hunters, hikers and explorers around the globe. For the first time, both brands have come together to develop a special-edition, USA-made boot for the modern outdoorsman – the Orvis Danner Light II. The proven […]

  • Orvis Breaking Barriers Award Honors Compassion

    Orvis Breaking Barriers Award Honors Compassion

    MANCHESTER, Vermont – In 2015, outdoor retailer Orvis created the Breaking Barriers Award to honor individuals who have gone above and beyond to introduce the sport of fly fishing to a more diverse audience. Past recipients have created programs for inner-city youth, under-served veterans, Alaskan natives and children in foster care, to name a few. […]

  • 50/50 On the Water… Where do we stand?

    50/50 On the Water… Where do we stand?

    Promoting parity for women in fly fishing MANCHESTER, Vermont – Last summer, Orvis made some big promises about working to promote parity for women in fly fishing. In preparation for the 2018 fishing season, we thought it was time for an update. To recap: Orvis has committed to making it easier for women to get […]