orvis.jpg-716795Sporting traditions since 1856, Orvis is an amazing store headquartered out of Manchester, Vermont. As the inspiration for many people’s sporting lives, Orvis offers an incredible array of quality products that can be used for a variety of sports.

The company was founded by Charles Orvis, in Manchester, in 1856 and ordered the finest fly fishing equipment and exceptional customer service. Now, 150 years later, the company continues to manufacture and sell the world famous fly fishing gear, in addition to distinctive clothing, home furnishings, gifts and even dog products.

The flagship retail store still exists today in the same Vermont village as the original store. Stocked full of products that are perfect for your outdoor experience, I highly recommend a trip to Manchester to check it out for yourself.

The town has a number of other outlet stores, so there is great shopping to be enjoyed for all of your interests and the Orvis store even has a large stocked pond on the property so customers can try out the store’s fly fishing rods. It’s fabulous fun!

If you’re not planning a trip to Vermont soon, don’t worry. The store’s website offers shipping to Canada – and around the world – so you can enjoy the fantastic products anywhere, any time. Plus, you can visit retail stores in the United Kingdom, or Orvis dealers worldwide.

Sporting goods enthusiasts will love this store. Have you ever visited? What do you think of it?