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Address: Manchester, VT
Phone Number: 802-362-3750
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Ranked #5 of 11 Shopping in Manchester
Type: Specialty Shops, Shopping
Activities: Shopping
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Owner description: Store selling fly fishing equipment as well as traditional country clothes.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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70 reviews 70 reviews
36 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We have shopped here three times when visiting family in Vermont. Orvis clothes are more pricey than clothes I usually buy but you can find good prices in the Outlet store near the main store. The quality of the clothes is good and at the outlet store they price is more down to earth.

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Rochester, New York
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Orvis mothership! Beautifully designed store but no discounts here. Nice to check out the products and see their inshore fish pond. Very cool. Found a set of 4 cups we wanted for a present and they didn't even have one boxed set in the back. Why on display?

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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29 reviews 29 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Dale was great help and rigged a few rods for us to cast with which helped me make an informed rod choice. Added benefit was the pools for casting had some large trout to motivate me…although no flies with hook allowed..Large selection of fly-fishing items and clothing at this flagship store

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South Windsor, Connecticut
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116 reviews 116 reviews
29 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

I put the review at this store as it is their home office. Orvis claims to have a "lifetime no questions asked guarantee". But, don't try and use it. We returned over $1,000 worth of clothing as my father in law had passed away. Orvis list the clothing and offered us nothing. I returned some additional clothing and stead of... More

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New York City, New York
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669 reviews 669 reviews
292 attraction reviews
166 helpful votes 166 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

I don't fish but found this huge Orvis store in Manchester to be so interesting. You learn so much about fishing by walking through this store. They have everything under the sun for fishing on 2 gigantic floors. The store is also by a beautiful lake.

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Duanesburg, New York
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

What a great store to spend time in. The products they sell, though expensive, are beautiful. The staff is quite knowledgeable and helpful. Plenty of areas to sit down and relax in while other members of your party are shopping. They have a nice indoor pond along with several beautiful outdoor fishing ponds. You can spend time watching the fish... More

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Marblehead, Massachusetts
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159 reviews 159 reviews
58 attraction reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

This was a wonderful experience for three of us. The instructors/advisors were knowledgable and very easy to interact with. They really know their stuff! The 2 hour Wed. workshop is free and is a good intro to fly fishing. We'll definitely be following up by learning more and culminating in a fishing day!

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117 reviews 117 reviews
24 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Guided tour of the factory where they make their famous fly fishing rods. Much more involved that we expected. 1.5hr tour by experienced staff who actually makes the special bamboo rods himself. well worth the time

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Yardley, Pennsylvania
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62 reviews 62 reviews
8 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Go to Manchester and stop at the Orvis store. Has trout pond inside and gifts for everyone. Great quality and fly fishing school and rod making on property behind and across the street. Cute town and nice stores and place to eat.

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125 reviews 125 reviews
18 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

Orvis and high quality products are synonymous. The layout and the set up in the store fits in perfect with Manchester. They display and sell many items made locally and national brands produced in the USA. They back their products and have a very broad selection for all upscale tastes

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