New York Outdoor Guides - Backpacking

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All guides are licensed by the State of New York as professional guides who have passed the Department of Environmental Conservation proficiency exam for skill and ability in the woods and on the water.

The state map seen under Regions depicts the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation "Regions" by their official numbers. These regions will help you know you where each NYSOGA member guides from.

Indicates a member is a NYSOGA Master Guide. For more information, click here.

360GUIDING.COM

Papa, Michael "Bombay" Lic #7841

120 Beverly Rd, Mount Kisco, NY 10549

(914) 424-6506

Email: 360guiding@gmail.com

Website: http://www.360guiding.com

Hiking, backpacking, camping and snowshoeing trips throughout the Hudson Valley, Catskill and Adirondack regions. All-inclusive trips, guided by an experienced Appalachian Trail thru-hiker. Lightweight backpacking gear provided. Fun, safe, and rewarding adventures for people of all abilities. Beginners and people with special needs welcome!

Regions: 3, 4

ADIRON DOC

Welch, M.D., Tom Lic #1282

5044 Peck Hill Road, Jamesville, NY 13078

315-449-2639

Email: Info@adirondoc.com

Website: http://www.AdironDoc.com

Custom-designed backpacking treks with emphasis on Adirondack history or biology. Experienced wilderness educator for youth groups. Nationally-known outdoor educator and wilderness medicine expert.

Regions: 5

ADIRONDACK ALL SEASONS GUIDE SERVICE

MacKellar, Peggy Lic #7650

165 Elm St, Lake Placid, N.Y. 12946

518-523-1341

Email: peggymackellar58@gmail.com

Providing year round guiding for over 20 years. Hiking, backpacking, canoeing, snowshoeing, xc skiing. Specializing in guiding the 46 High Peaks, Saranac 6ers and Tupper Triad trips. Guiding for families, all ages and abilities.

Regions: 5

ADIRONDACK AVIAN EXPEDITIONS & WORKSHOPS

Collins, Joan E. Lic #4630

P.O. Box 556, 141 Tarbell Hill Lane, Long Lake, N.Y. 12847

(518) 624-5528, Cell: (315) 244-7127

Email: joan.collins@frontier.com

Website: http://www.adirondackavian.com

Year round, full time bird guide in the Adirondack Park and surrounding North Country NY areas. A serious ear-birding guide specializing in boreal bird species, winter visitors, migrants, and featuring popular Dawn Tours up Whiteface Mountain for Bicknellâ's Thrush and other high elevation species. Hike, canoe, snowshoe, or car-birding offered.

Regions: 5, 6

ADIRONDACK BACKCOUNTRY ADVENTURES LLC

Federice, Mike Lic #8095

175 Broad Street, Suite 118, Glen Falls,NY 12801

(518) 231-8564

Email: adkbcadventures@gmail.com

Website: http://www.adirondackbackcountryadventures.com

Specializing in fishing backcountry ponds and lakes in the Adirondacks using pack boats. Also offering hunting and xc skiing in the Adirondacks. Hiking, backpacking, and camping in the Catskills and Adirondacks, as well as anything that requires wilderness navigation with map and compass.

Regions: 3, 4, 5, 6

ADIRONDACK BACKCOUNTRY GUIDE SERVICE

Ryan, John Lic #8469

16 Settler Lane, Brunswick NY 12180

(518) 598-6399

Email: ryanjake698@gmail.com

Backcountry travel for those pursuing a true Wilderness experience. Canoe, backpack, ski, and snowshoe to remote Adirondack rivers, ponds, lakes, and mountains, away from the crowds. Day trips, overnights, or multi-day trips offered. Food and boat/gear drops also available. Photographers, birders, lovers of solitude welcome!

Regions: 6, 7

ADIRONDACK CAMP CONCIERGE, LLC

Petteruti, William P. Lic #7310

12 Links Ave, Hadley, NY 12835

(518) 796-1135

Email: windbeam@roadrunner.com

Website: http://www.adirondackcampconcierge.com

Regions: 5, 6

ADIRONDACK EXPOSURE

Locorini, Scott Lic #3784

P.O. Box 356, Turin, NY 13473

(315) 335-1681

Email: adkexp@gmail.com

Website: http://www.ae-adventures.com

Specializing in kayak and multi-sport trips for the 55+ crowd, families and custom groups; Adirondack Exposure also offers fishing trips including kayak fishing and a fly fishing school. Kayak and multi-sport trips are also offered in Florida and Costa Rica during the winter months.

Regions: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7

ADIRONDACK FOOTHILLS GUIDE SERVICE, LLC

Young, Sonny Lic #0260

214 Old Wawbeek Rd, Tupper Lake NY 12986

518-524-6002

Email: adkfoothill@gmail.com

Website: http://www.adkfoothills.com

Providing guided activities for over 30 years. Custom hunting trips during bow, blackpowder and rifle seasons. Fishing lakes and ponds. Hiking, camping, canoe trips, itinerary planning. Winter activities include ice fishing, snowshoe trips. Trained Interpretive Guide. DEC Hunter Safety, 1st Aid, CPR, & Wilderness First Aid instructor. Mastercard, Visa, PayPal.

Regions: 4, 5, 6

ADIRONDACK FOOTHILLS GUIDE SERVICE, LLC

Young, Sheila Lic #1747

214 Old Wawbeek Rd, Tupper Lake NY 12986

518-637-6193

Email: adkfoothillsgs@gmail.com

Website: http://www.adkfoothills.com

Adirondack hiking, camping, paddling. Focus on wilderness education, naturalist studies. Families, individuals, special needs. Trained as an Interpretive Guide. Adirondack 46R #2994. Level One Orienteering Coach. "Becoming an Outdoors Woman in NYS" instructor since 1994. Certification classes for CPR, 1st Aid, Wilderness First Aid. Mastercard, Visa, AmEX, PayPal.

Regions: 5

ADIRONDACK MOUNTAIN AND STREAM GUIDE SERVICE

Frasier, Jamie Lic #211

211 62 Hardscrabble Rd, Olmstedville , NY 12857

(518) 251-3762

Email: jamiefrasier@frontiernet.net

Website: http://adirondackmountainandstream.com

Adirondack Mountain and Stream is a full time four season guide service ,leading trips now for over 30 years . Specializing in hunting, fishing and canoe/kayak trips .Day and overnight trips available.

Regions: 5

ADVENTURE STRENGTH, LLC

Stevens, Caleb Lic #8042

75 B Nelson Road, Ithaca, NY 14850

304-716-1076

Email: stevensc12@gmail.com

Website: http://highpeaksadventureco.com

Specializing in wellness focused adventure travel itineraries, integrating fitness and nutrition into backcountry adventures including day hikes, overnight backpacking, day canoe trips, and overnight canoe camping in the Finger Lakes, Catskills, and Adirondacks

Regions: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7

ADVENTURESS OUTDOOR TOURS

Sola, Octavia Lic #8476

(607) 216-8323

Email: AdventuressFLX@gmail.com

Website: http://www.AdventuressFLX.com

Adventuress Outdoor Tours offers hiking, camping, and kayak tours for people of all body shapes and sizes in Ithaca, NY. We'll help you relax, unwind, and access the benefits of spending time in nature. "Turtle Pace" Adventuress specializes in guiding trips for women and is LGBTQ inclusive.

Regions: 7, 8

ALGONQUIN GUIDES LTD.

Earley, Roy L. Jr. Lic #0147

606 Charles St., Scotia, NY 12302

518-372-7485

Email: algonquinguides@yahoo.com

Virtual Guiding by Experience. Consulting for...........Hunting, Fishing and "The Great Outdoors". Been There, Done That..............Will tell -U- all about it.

Regions: 4, 5

ANNE TWILLEY'S GUIDE SERVICE

Twilley, Anne Lic #3463

651 Duanesburg Rd., Schenectady NY 12306-1016

518-355-8232

Email: atwi127223@cs.com

Hiking, camping, flat-water canoeing, nature tours, photography, cross country skiing, snowshoeing. Special interest in women, families, youth groups, by the day, weekend or extended trips.

Regions: 3, 4, 5, 6

BLACK DOME MTN GUIDE

D'Acunto, Joseph A. Lic #4131

P.O. Box 71, East Jewett, NY 12424

518-589-9159

Email: Dlocca-Victor@rapportmeyers.com

Guide Service for hunting, hunting on horseback, hiking, winter and summer camping, snowshoeing.

Regions: 4, 5

CANOGA CREEK OUTFITTERS

Tidball, Keith G. Lic #6985

3208 State Rt 89 Seneca Falls, NY

315 568 9710

Email: info@canogafarms.com

Website: https://www.facebook.com/canogacreekoutfitters/

Keith G Tidball, founder of Canoga Creek Outfitters, is licensed to guide hunting, fishing, hiking, and camping, with a certification in small boats and canoes. He specializes in the Finger Lakes and central Adirondacks, and most enjoys guiding youth, veterans, and those new to hunting, angling, or the outdoors.

Regions: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

CATSKILL COUNTRY WALKS AND MIKE'S TRAIL HIKES

Drillinger, Michael S. Lic #6778

PO Box 1309, Woodstock, NY 12498

914-482-5771

Email: michael@catskillcountrywalks.com

Website: http://catskillcountrywalks.com

Catskill Country Walks guides in all seasons to bring you close to nature and connect you to the wild places of New York. Experience the natural world and have the opportunity to learn some history and ecology of the places you visit.

Regions: 3, 4

CATSKILL MOUNTAIN GUIDING

Cochrane, Gordon Lic #7837

452 Cunningham Road, Durham, N.Y. 12422

518-339-5687

Email: gordon@gordoncochrane.com

Website: http://www.catskillmountainguiding.com

Over 35 years of experience, offering guided or semi-guided big game, predator, white tail, turkey, waterfowl, and small game hunts. Hiking and camping, year-round, with or without ready-made campsite. Opportunities on private and state land in Greene, Columbia, and Schoharie Counties. Furnished apartment also available for rent in Greene County location.

Regions: 4

COLD RIVER EXPEDITIONS

Holmes, Shane A. Lic #8476

74 Endion Lane / PO Box 116, Long Lake, NY 12847

(518) 624-9818

Email: holmesshanea@yahoo.com

Cold River Expeditions, located in Long Lake , Ny (Hamilton Clounty) offers guided expeditions in the Adirondack Interior, specializing in hiking, camping, kayaking/canoeing, and fishing. Owner and guide Shane Holmes' forte is fishing back country ponds and lakes. Contact us to hear about our all around "Adirondack Expedition" Package !!!

Regions: 4, 5, 6

CORNINGVACATIONRENTALS

Russell, Diederich Lic #8080

923 John Hill Rd Pine City, NY 14871

607 857 1185

Email: CorningVacationRentals@gmail.com

Finger Lakes Adventure Center @ Corning Vacation Rentals offers a variety of recreational activities: Hunting, fishing, camping, hiking, biking, 3D archery, a clay shooters course, and equipment rentals. Fish in a privately stocked fishing preserve; No fishing license is required. Children under 5 fish for free. Furnished housing also available.

Regions: 8

EAGLE EYE OUTFITTERS

Lane, Dale Lic #3607

201 Elm St, Penn Yan, NY 14527

(315) 536-9768

Email: dalejmt@yahoo.com

Website: http://www.eagleeyeoutfitter.com

Eagle Eye Outfitters is located on Keuka Lake. A full-service operation providing hunting and fishing trips with our own great lodging and home cooked meals.

Regions: 8

EAGLE EYE OUTFITTERS

Lehman, Mitch Lic #3396

201 Elm St, Penn Yan, NY 14527

(315) 536-8506 or Fax: (315) 531-9197

Email: dalejmt@yahoo.com

Website: http://www.eagleeyeoutfitter.com

Eagle Eye Outfitters is located on Keuka Lake. A full-service operation providing hunting and fishing trips with our own great lodging and home cooked meals.

Regions: 8

EASTERN OUTDOOR EXPERIENCES

Moran, Edward Lic #7568

51 Neil Drive Smithtown N.Y. 11787

(631) 724-4540

Email: ed@easternoutdoorexperiences.com

Website: http://www.easternoutdoorexperiences.com

Experienced guides dedicated to providing back country and front country experiences with an emphasis on safety, camaraderie, education and fun. Hiking, camping, outdoor education and other programs for individuals, groups and corporate team building.

Regions: 1, 3, 4, 5

EMMERICK, TIMOTHY

Emmerick, Timothy Lic #8703

1143 Dean St. #4F, Brooklyn, NY 12474

706-390-2541

Email: tim.emmerick@gmail.com

Tim Emmerick offers backpacking, hiking, canoe/kayaking, camping, hunting (big+small game, turkeys), trout fishing (fly/spin), backcountry skiing, snowshoeing and outdoor skills instruction. He splits time between NYC and the Southern Adirondacks. Statewide, beginners to experts, day trips to expeditions. Dream up a trip, Tim can make it happen.

Regions: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

EMPIRE HIKES

Catalano, Tristan D. Lic #8565

1062 Park Ln E. Franklin Sq.

516-974-6588

Email: empirehikes@gmail.com

Year-round all inclusive hiking, backpacking, and camping trips throughout the Lower Hudson Valley, Catskill, and Adirondack Regions. Long Island and City trips available. Exciting excursions for any age and ability. Beginner friendly. Special needs friendly. LGBTQ+ friendly. NOLS Wilderness First Response and Leave No Trace

Regions: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

FASSETT, DEAN

Dean, Fassett Lic #6614

141 Juniper Dr, Ballston Spa NY 12020

518-275-7557

Email: dfassett@verizon.net

Specializing in nature trips & education, birding, fishing, big game and turkey hunting with lodging available.

Regions: 4, 5, 8

GIRL GOTTA HIKE

Goodwin, Melissa Lic #7863

385 East 18th Street #6F Brooklyn, NY 11226

347-489-2458

Email: info@girlgottahike.com

Girl Gotta Hike guides women of all ages who have wanderlust for the woods! Professional photographer and Appalachian Trail thru-hiker, Melissa Goodwin caters (primarily) female-focused day-hikes, photography excursions and backpacking trips to fit her client's skill levels and adventure goals. Hikes and trips from Brooklyn to the Catskills and beyond.

Regions: 1, 2, 3, 4

GRASSE RIVER ADVENTURES

Burnham, David, Mark Lic #7005

3436 County Route 47, Norwood , NY 13668

(315) 854-0422

Email: dburnham@grasseriveradventures.com

Website: https://www.grasseriveradventures.com/

Grasse River Adventures offers guided and semi-guided, backcountry deer hunts,drop camps, turkey hunts, fishing, hiking, camping & paddling trips in the northern Adirondacks and Saint Lawrence Valley region or Northern NY.

Regions: 5, 6

HART ENVIRONMENTAL TOURS

Hart, Tom Lic #7410

30 Claremont Dr, Voorheesville, NY 12186

518-229-5627

Email: 186.tom@gmail.com

Offering challenging trips designed to meet client goals and abilities. Day trips or overnight trips offered, with a Adirondack focus on the high peaks year-round and in the western Adirondacks during paddling season. Providing information and training for those clients who seek to know how to safely travel the back country.

Regions: 4, 5, 6

HENDRIK GUIDE SERVICE

Dorn, Christofer Lic #7856

482 Sager Rd, Amsterdam, NY 12010

(518) 636-9001

Email: Hendrikguiding@gmail.com

Licensed to Guide; Canoeing, Camping, Hiking, Backpacking, Fishing, Hunting. Certified Wilderness First Responder, Lifeguard, Leave No Trace Instructor. Backcountry Skills and Experience

Regions: 4, 5

HUDSON VALLEY DAY HIKING COMPANY

Natalie, Gary Natalie Lic #7157

8 Country Gable Circle Rochester, NY 14606

585-507-6768

Email: gnat@rochester.rr.com

All-season day hiking trips in the Catskills, Shawangunk Ridge and the Hudson Highlands. Daypacks and trail lunch/snacks provided. Trips designed for all abilities. Specializing in small groups and families. Learn about the mid-Hudson Valley natural history as well as techniques to improve your hiking experience and lessen your impact on the environment.

Regions: 3

IANNUCCI, SEAN

Iannucci, Sean Lic #8273

PO Box 615, Goshen, New York 10924

845-360-5874

Email: sean.iannucci@gmail.com

Offers Camping all year round. Backpacking, Hiking and Snowshoeing

Regions: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

INSIDE THE BLUE LINE LLC

Pollock, Bruce W. Lic #7905

PO Box 1174, Livingston Manor, NY 12758

(201) 273-4246

Email: insidethebluelinellc@gmail.com

Inside the Blue Line specializes in dry fly fishing in the headwaters of the Willowemoc and surrounding area.

Regions: 3

J & L GUIDE SERVICE

Cipp, Joeseph L. Jr. Lic #3384

185 Beaver Dam Rd, Brookhaven , NY 11719

631-803-2315 Region 4 607-832-4872

Email:

Regions: 4

KEEFE HOLLOW OUTFITTING CO

Keefe, Timothy Lic #7285

1379 Sawkill Rd., Kingston, N.Y. 12401

(845) 399-6285

Email: Timothykeefe69@yahoo.com

Website: https://www.facebook.com/khofishhuntcampcatskills/

The gorgeous backdrop of the Catskill Mountains is a perfect place to fulfill dreams of an outdoor adventure. At KHO we are blessed to have many private lands bordering N.Y.S. and N.Y.C. owned property. We are realists that offer fair chase hunts and various fishing, hiking and camping opportunities based on skill level.

Regions: 3, 4

KIKIHNET OUTFITTERS

Nelson, Robert S. Lic #7256

52 Winding Woods Loop Staten Island, NY 10307

646-515-4406

Email: sifishing247@gmail.com

Website: http://kikihnet.com

We are a fishing, hiking, and camping guides service with operations in New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. Our services will be reasonably priced and our trips will focus on instruction, adventure, and fun.

Regions: 1, 2

LABUFF, LEE D.

LaBuff, Lee D. Lic #6473

6785 Rt. 227 Trumansburg, N.Y. 14886

(607)-387-5849

Email: labuff@fltg.net

I offer enthusiastic outdoor guiding and shooting instruction for all ages, specializing in shotgun shooting., to include the clay target games. Custom design of outdoor programs for the entire family

Regions: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

LANDIS, NORM

Landis, Norm Lic #0958

708 Healy Ave., Rome, NY 13440-5431

315-336-3798

Email: romelandis@peoplepc.com

Outdoor skills workshops. Day, overnight trips primarily for non-profit groups.

Regions: 5, 6, 7

LEE, ELIZABETH

Lee, Elizabeth Lic #5047

53 Champlain Ave, Westport, NY 12993

(518) 962-4756

Email: lakeside5047@gmail.com

Website: http://www.insidethemap.com

Hiking, Skiing, Paddling. ADK Eastern region and Champlain Valley. All seasons. Childeren and Families welcome.

Regions: 5

MCSHANE, KRIS

McShane, Kris Lic #7529

59 Kelsey Lane, Kerhonkson, NY 12446

(401) 258-2220

Email: krismcshane@hotmail.com

Website: https://www.facebook.com/KrisMcShaneOutdoors/

Hiking, Canoeing/Kayaking, Fishing, Camping, Hunting, in the beautiful Catskill Mountain Region and Scenic Hudson Valley! Kris is a retired NYSDEC Fisheries Biologist & Appalachian Trail Through-hiker. Contact Kris to learn a new skill or enjoy an old pastime! All skill levels welcome.

Regions: 3, 4

MOREAU, JEAN-PIERRE

Moreau, Jean-Pierre Lic #1292

P.O. Box 577, Cranberry Lake, NY 12927-0577

(315) 848-2034 or (585) 461-4664

Email:

Specializing in outdoor skills education and wilderness survival training for youth groups and schools.

Regions: 5, 6

MUDDY BOOTS GUIDING + GEAR RENTAL CO

Kozel Badger, Allison Cascade Lic #8217

1 Marjorie Dr, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

518-368-6028

Email: Hello@muddybootsguide.com

Website: http://www.Muddybootsguide.com

Discover your inner wild, break personal boundaries and take in epic views through seasonal professionally guided adventures. Minimizing the impact and risk, maximizing the reward. Hike / Backpack / Camp / Snowshoe

Regions: 3, 4, 5, 6

NATIVE ADVENTURES

Mallory, Earle Lic #8472

258 Pells Road, Rhinebeck, NY 12572

845-902-3450

Email: Emallory76@yahoo.com

Specializing in custom trips to meet the needs of my clients. From 2-3 day hikes to longer expeditions

Regions: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

NEWCOMB GUIDE SERVICE & CLOUDSPLITTER OUTFITTERS

Olbert, David Lic #1735

5302 State Route 28 North, Newcomb, NY 12852

(518) 582-2583

Email: cloudsplitter28n@yahoo.com

Website: http://cloudsplitteroutfitters.com

Newcomb Guide Service offers camping, hiking, hunting, fishing, whitewater rafting, mountain biking, flat and moving water kayaking - canoeing, and back-country skiing or snowshoeing. NGS will also offer transportation for these activities as well as to and from bus stations, railroad stations, and airports. NGS will rent select equipment.

Regions: 5

NICHOLAS LASCALA

LaScala, Nicholas Lic #7800

218 Jerry Savarie Road, Indian Lake, NY 12842


201-787-5427

Email: lascaln@clarkson.edu

Youth-friendly and flexible to guide throughout Adks and High Peaks. An experienced climber, 46er and White Water.

Regions: 5

NORTH STAR GUIDING SERVICE

Newell, Michael Lic #1018

1226 State Rt 147,West Charlton,NY 12010

518-894-7593

Email: michael-newell@hotmail.com

Personalized outdoor experiences for individuals, families, groups; novice to expert.Wilderness hunting, fishing, canoeing, camping, hiking, backpacking. Adirondacks.

Regions: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7

NORTHERN ROOTS OUTFITTERS AND GUIDE SERVICE

Rose, Sandra Lic #7546

582 Hong Kong Rd, Pulski, NY 13142

(315) 298 7861

Email: NorthernRootsGuides@yahoo.com

Sandra L. Rose, "Squeak" is a Pulaski NY native. Licensed in Hunting, Camping, Fishing, and Boating. Focusing on low impact relaxing trips. Writers Camps, Nature Study, Relaxation Walks and Boating on "quiet waters" and Combination Trips. Encouraging Seniors and Church Groups. We have fun!

Regions: 6, 7

RIPVANWINKLE ADVENTURE GUIDES

Calabrese, Greg Lic #7629

30 Liberty St, Apt 2, Catskill, NY 12144

480-381-9405

Email: calabrese85040@gmail.com

Website: http://www.ripvanwinkleadventureguides.com

We are an outdoors adventure company. Specializing in hiking and backpacking in region 4 of the Catskill Park. We also offer hunting and fishing experiences as well. We can assist you with the completion of any of the Catskill's challenges i.e. the devil's path, the escarpment trail, and the 3500 challenge.

Regions: 3, 4

ROCHESTER OUTDOOR COMPANY

Schnaufer, Jon Lic #8461

76 Gold St, Rochester, NY 14620

484-695-7976

Email: info@rocoutside.com

Website: http://www.rocoutside.com

The Rochester Outdoor Company is dedicated to sharing our love for the outdoors. We believe that the outdoors is where you discover new experiences and yourself. We are dedicated to growing the outdoor community, offering many types of guided trips to groups of all ages and abilities.

Regions: 5, 6, 7, 9

ROXBURY OUTDOOR ADVENTURES

Hinkley, Allen R. Lic #6293

P.O. Box 265, Roxbury NY 12474

607-326-4293

Email: ahinkley@catskill.net

Website: http://www.roxburyoutdooradventures.com

Enter description guide

Regions: 4

RUSTY SPINNER OUTFITTERS, LLC

O'Hara, Patrick Lic #8072

27 Sea Beach Drive Stamford, CT 06902

917-359-9236

Email: patrickohara@rustyspinneroutfitters.com

Website: http://rustyspinneroutfitters.com

Providing flyfishing guiding services and instruction to clients. Deliver a memorable outdoor experience and help build fishing skills.

Regions: 4

SAENGER OUTDOOR SPORTS, LLC.

Saenger, Mark W. "Max" Lic #6653

1317 Platte Clove Rd Elka Park, NY 12427

(207) 484-8179

Email: max@saengeroutdoorsports.com

Website: http://www.saengeroutdoorsports.com

Guided hunting experiences in New York's Catskill Mountains. Turkey, deer, grouse, coyote, and bear. Bows and firearms. Specializing in bow hunting deer and active spring turkey hunts. I also enjoy starting first- time hunters and kids on a path for success and enjoyment of a hunting lifestyle.

Regions: 3, 4

SNOW WALKER OUTDOORS & GUIDE SERVICE, LLC

Manning, Brian Lic #7606

P.O. Box 34, Westtown , NY 10998

(845) 742-0303

Email: snowalkr1@yahoo.com

Website: http://snowwalkeroutdoors.weebly.com/

Specializing in Self-Reliance and Survival skills, we are an outdoor education service whose goal is to help you become more confident and proficient in a wilderness setting. Our guide service includes instruction in Wilderness First Aid, Navigation, Survival, and Bushcrafting. Private classes are available. Some gear provided upon request.

Regions: 3, 4, 5

TAHAWUS GUIDE SERVICE LTD.

Hackett, Joseph Lic #0127

P.O. Box 424, Lake Placid, NY 12946

(518) 891-4334

Email: tahawus@northnet.org

Website: http://www.adirondackguides.com

Specializing fly fishing remote ponds for brook trout in traditional Adirondack guideboats. Father/son trips, unique corporate/executive retreats. Two 1920's wooden 12-passenger antique war canoes.

Regions: 5, 6

TECHVALLEYTREKKER

Gene, Reilly Lic #3755

20 Marinello Terrace Apt 1 Albany, NY 12209

518-281-7796

Email: techvalleytrekker@yahoo.com

Local outings in Tech Valley, introducing prospective employees/ new arrivals to available quality of life. Waterfalls, slides, universal access for individuals with disabilities, restorative recreation, backpacking, XC&BC skiing, snowshoeing, kayaking/paddling. Hiking Adirondacks High Peaks since 1981, 46'er #3346. Several years of teaching classes on hiking, and map/compass use.

Regions: 4, 5, 6

TRAINA, PETE

Traina, Pete Lic #1160

134 Mud Pond Rd, Highland Lake NY 12743

(845) 557-8678

Email: petetraina4u@yahoo.com

Guide service throughout New York State including all hunting, fishing, camping, hiking, ATV, snowmobile and boating activities.

Regions: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

UPSTATE ADVENTURE GUIDES

Soter, William T. Lic #6696

283 E. Union St., Kingston, NY 12401

845-399-9948

Email: upstateadventureguides@gmail.com

Website: http://www.upstateadventureguides.com

Upstate Adventure Guides offers a variety of hiking, paddling, camping, and educational programs. We work with groups of sizes, and abilities, to help bring people closer to their natural world. Contact us so we can help you create a unique and memorable experience.

Regions: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

WALKABOUT TRAILS

Palmieri, Al Lic #2598

28 Rutland Road,Brooklyn, N.Y. 11225

347-432-3179

Email: albericopalmieri@gmail.com

Walkabout trails is about reconnecting with the wild through day hikes, backpacking and camping adventures in any season. Rediscover yourself in the world outside your daily grind. Recharge with a leisurely midweek, one-day getaway. Don’t worry, I won’t tell your boss.

Regions: 3, 4, 5, 6

WEST MOUNTAIN GUIDE CO.

de la Vega, Henri Lic #8486

2211 Ditmas Ave APT 4G Brooklyn, NY 11226

727-366-1289

Email: Westmountainguideco@gmail.com

We are two Appalachian Trail and Pacific Crest Trail thru-hikers who lead guided hiking, backpacking and camping trips in the Hudson Valley, Catskills and along the Appalachian Trail. We offer Tenkara fly fishing trips, and lessons based out of NYC. Additionally, we coach future thru-hikers on logistics, training, gear and more.

Regions: 1, 2, 3, 4

WEST MOUNTAIN GUIDE CO.

de la Vega, Lauren Lic #8289

2211 Ditmas Ave APT 4G, Brooklyn, NY 11226

(973) 598-5578

Email: hdelavega.bcl@gmail.com

We are two Appalachian Trail and Pacific Crest Trail thru-hikers who lead guided hiking, backpacking and camping trips in the Hudson Valley, Catskills and along the Appalachian Trail. We offer Tenkara fly fishing trips, and lessons based out of NYC. Additionally, we coach future thru-hikers on logistics, training, gear and more.

Regions: 1, 2, 3

WHITE DOG TRAIL CO.

Whittemore, Jeff Lic #0185

53 Elm St. Dolgeville, NY 13329

(315) 868-7054

Email: whitt0185@yahoo.com

Website: http://www.adirondack-adventures.com

Four-season guides specializing in fly fishing on West and East Canada Creeks, Salmon and Battenkill Rivers. Spin and fly-fishing float trips on the Mohawk and other streams for Bass and walleye. Ice fishing. Photography and eco-paddles and hikes in Central NY and Adirondacks. Adirondack based cottage.

Regions: 4, 5, 6, 7

WHITE DOG TRAIL CO.

Spinner, Bryan S. Lic #6359

13 Hillside Place, Ilion, NY 13357

(315) 868-7054

Email: bryan_spinner@yahoo.com

Website: https://whitedogoutdoors.com/

Four-season guides specializing in fly fishing on West and East Canada Creeks, Salmon and Battenkill Rivers. Spin and fly-fishing float trips on the Mohawk and other streams for Bass and walleye. Ice fishing. Photography and eco-paddles and hikes in Central NY and Adirondacks. Adirondack based cottage.

Regions: 4, 5, 6, 7

WHITE DOG TRAIL CO.

Wainwright, John Lic #0817

13 Hillside Place, Ilion, NY 13357

(315) 894-5834

Email: jwainwrightf@aol.com

Website: http://www.adirondack-adventures.com

Four-season guides specializing in fly fishing on West and East Canada Creeks, Salmon and Battenkill Rivers. Spin and fly-fishing float trips on the Mohawk and other streams for Bass and walleye. Ice fishing. Photography and eco-paddles and hikes in Central NY and Adirondacks. Adirondack based cottage.

Regions: 4, 5, 6

WILDERNESS MAMA ADIRONDACK GUIDE

Sanders, Wendy Lic #8125

PO Box 983, Old Forge, NY 13420

315-292-3632

Email: wintermama@hotmail.com

Website: http://www.WildernessMamaAdirondackGuide.com

~Trip planning for all seasons ~ Guided day hikes, backpacking trips, mountain bike adventures ~ Assistance with an extended thru-hike of Northville Placid Trail ~ Recommendations for gear and clothing ~ Suggested outings

Regions: 6

X-FACTOR PREP, LLC

Evans, Ali Lic #7999

100 Woodhills Drive, Goshen, NY 10924

914.361.9653

Email: ali.evans@xfactorprep.org

Specializes in Personal Resilience and Emergency Preparedness training, as well as, Archery coaching and Hiking, Hunting and Fishing guide services. We strive to make every client encounter a fun and memorable experience. Ask about our archery, slingshot, blowgun and throwing axe & knife, training & tournaments.

Regions: 1, 2, 3, 4

ZERO LIMIT ADVENTURES

Derosa, Michael D. Lic #6230

591 Bending Bough Dr Webster, NY 14580

585-766-2421

Email: mderosa@zerolimitadventures.com

Website: http://www.zerolimitadventures.com

As Central and Western New York's full service fly fishing outfitter, we create lifelong memories guiding guests for trophy trout, bass, steelhead and salmon on the Lake Ontario and Erie tributaries, including the Douglaston Salmon Run on the Salmon River. Exclusive guided access for trophy largemouth bass on the fly.

Regions: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9