Since 1994 in Columbus, Ohio
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Calendar of Events

For More Information on specific Ohio fishing trips or classes please refer to the "Travel" page and/or "Education" page on this website or call for more information- 614-451-0363. 

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December 2019

Sunday, December 1st- MRO's 25th Anniversary- it was December 1st, 1994 that we 1st opened our doors here in Columbus, Ohio. THANKS for the opportunity to serve you....and continue to serve you. 

Monday, December 2nd- "Cyber Monday" at MRO- all online orders of in stock merchandise receive 20% CASH Back- Click Here

Thursday, December 12th- 5-8 p.m.- LADIES NIGHT- Join Linda Farner at the shop for some fun, refreshments (wine) and some great Holiday Shopping Deals!- Click Here



All of us at Mad River Outfitters would like to wish you all a Happy and Healthy Holiday season. We appreciate what you do for us and we hope that you will think small and local this season.

* Please remember that we are OPEN Sunday from Noon- 5 p.m.- Thanksgiving to Christmas

* Just a reminder that every single product in our store is listed for sale on our website and our inventory is REAL-TIME. The website will tell you whether it is in stock or not.

* FREE shipping on orders over $25.00- same day shipping and 2-4 day delivery anywhere in the U.S.- order safely up to December 20th or so and then 2-day and Overnight options available as well.

* For our local friends, don't forget to use "In-Store Pickup" - great way to ensure that you get what you want and the item(s) will be waiting for you when you arrive.


January 2020

Saturday, January 11th- FREE Getting Started in Fly Tying Program- 9-11 a.m.- Click Here

Monday, January 13th-
Basic Fly Tying Course- 4 weeks- 7-9 p.m.- Click Here

Saturday, January 18th- Saturday, January 25th-
Peacock Bass- Amazonas, Brazil- River Plate Anglers- with host Ryan Ratliff- Click Here TRIP SOLD OUT


February 2020

Wednesday, February 5th- Entomology 101 Class- 7-9 p.m.- Click Here

Saturday, February 15th- Saturday, February 22nd-
Andros Island Bonefish Club, Bahamas- with host Brian Flechsig- Click Here

Monday, February 24th-
Knots and Leaders Class- 7-9 p.m.- Click Here

Wednesday, February 26th-
FREE Getting Started in Fly Tying Program- 7-9 p.m.- Click Here


March 2020

Wednesday, March 4th- Basic Fly Tying Course- 4 weeks- 7-9 p.m.- Click Here

Monday, March 16th-
FREE Beginners Program- 7-9 p.m.- Click Here

Saturday, March 28th-
Basic Fly Casting Clinic- 9-11 a.m.- Click Here


April 2020

Saturday and Sunday, April 25th and 26th- 2-Day Fly Fishing School at Sunnybrook Trout Club- Click Here

May 2020

Saturday, May 30th- 1-Day Fly Fishing School- Sunnybrook Trout Club- Click Here

June 2020

Saturday and Sunday, June 13th and 14th- 2-Day Fly Fishing School- Sunnybrook Trout Club- Click Here

Sunday, June 30th- 1-Day Fly Fishing School- Zanesfield Rod and Gun Club- Click Here


July 2020

Friday, July 10th- Friday, July 17th- Three Rivers Lodge- Labrador- trophy brook trout and pike- hosted by Brian Flechsig- TRIP SOLD OUT- Click Here

Saturday. July 18th- Saturday, July 25th- "Alaska Sampler" Trip- Katmai Trophy Lodge Alaska- with host Josh McQueen- Click Here

Saturday, July 25th- Saturday, August 1st-
Tsimine Pluma Lodge- Bolivia- golden dorado trip hosted by Pat Kelly- 2 Spots OPEN- Click Here

August 2020

Sunday, August 2nd- Saturday, August 8th- Slide Inn, Montana- Madison River- with hosts Brian Flechsig and Kelly Galloup- Click Here

Saturday, August 8th- Saturday, August 15th- "Silvers and Bows" Trip- Katmai Trophy Lodge- Alaska-
with host Jerry Darkes- Click Here

Sunday, August 30th-
1-Day Fly Fishing School- Sunnybrook Trout Club- Click Here


September 2020

Saturday and Sunday, September 19th and 20th- 2-Day Fly Fishing School- Sunnybrook Trout Club- Click Here

Sunday, September 20th- Friday, September 25th- San Juan River in New Mexico at The Soaring Eagle Lodge- 
with host Justin Christopherson- TRIP SOLD OUT- Click Here


Saturday, September 26th- Saturday, October 3rd-
"Naktoberfest" at Alaska's Katmai Trophy Lodge- with host Ryan RatliffClick Here


October 2020

Saturday and Sunday, October 10th and 11th- 2-Day Intermediate Fly Fishing School- Sunnybrook Trout Club- Click Here

Sunday, October 25th-
1-Day Fly Fishing School- Zanesfield Rod and Gun Club- Click Here

November 2020

Sunday, November 1st- Friday, November 6th- Trophy Redfish at the Woodland Plantation- New Orleans- with host Brian Flechsig- Click Here

January 2021

Saturday, January 16th- Saturday, January 23rd- Peacock Bass- Amazonas, Brazil- River Plate Anglers- with host Brian Flechsig- Click Here