Battenkill Anglers. Teaching the art and science of fly-fishing, Battenkill Anglers offers both private and group lessons. 6204 Main St., Manchester, VT, 05254. 802/379-1444. www.battenkillangler.com.
Orvis Fly-Fishing School. This nationally renowned school offers courses mid-April to mid-October, ranging from two-hour pond trips with casting lessons and fishing with private instructors to three-day advanced classes on the Battenkill. The company opened a new building just for the fly school across the street from its flagship store in 2009. 6204 Rte. 7A, Manchester Center, VT, 05254. 802/362-4604 or 802/362-3184. www.orvis.com/schools.
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