New York Outdoor Guides - Birding

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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.

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

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: Adirondacks/Saratoga, Central New York/1000 Islands

ADIRONDACK BACKCOUNTRY GUIDE SERVICE

Ryan, John Lic #8469

16 Settler Lane, Brunswick NY 12180

(518) 598-6399

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: Adirondacks/Saratoga, Chautauqua-Allegheny

ADIRONDACK BIRDING TOURS

Thaxton, John G. Lic #6909

P.O. Box 488, Keene Valley, NY 12943

518-576-4232

Full-time birding guides for the Adirondack region as well as 46ers, we lead trips on foot, snowshoes and by car. We specialize in difficult-to-find boreal species such as black-backed woodpecker and Bicknell's thrush, as well as the entire suite of Adirondack birds and winter visitors.

Regions: Adirondacks/Saratoga, Central New York/1000 Islands

BLUE CAMPFIRE EXPERIENCES LLC

Sciame, Stephen J. Lic #8357

P.O. Box 8313, Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591

Regions: Hudson Valley/Westchester, New York City

CORNINGVACATIONRENTALS

Russell, Diederich Lic #8080

923 John Hill Rd Pine City, NY 14871

607 857 1185

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: Finger Lakes

D.C. OUTDOOR ADVENTURES, INC.

Caracciolo, Capt. Dennis Lic #2104

P.O. Box 26, Selden, NY 11784

(631) 786-7871

Hunting and fishing for all species in season. Big game, small game, waterfowl, turkey. Freshwater fishing charters. Fly fishing welcome. Transportation available. Saltwater charters.

Regions: Adirondacks/Saratoga, Catskills/Albany, Hudson Valley/Westchester, Long Island, New York City

EASTERN VIEW OUTFITTERS

Collins, Bryce Lic #4457

PO Box 2326, Plattsburgh, NY 12901

518-569-5770

Eastern View Outfitters is a Full Time Guide service in regions 4-6. We specialize in Guided Waterfowl Hunts in NY, Spring Turkey Hunts in NY, Fishing Charters, Bow-Fishing trips & ECO-Tours on and around Lake Champlain. Please check out the Facebook page & website.

Regions: Adirondacks/Saratoga, Catskills/Albany, Central New York/1000 Islands

FASSETT, DEAN

Fassett, Dean Lic #6614

141 Juniper Dr, Ballston Spa NY 12020

518-275-7557

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

Regions: Adirondacks/Saratoga, Catskills/Albany, Finger Lakes

INSIDE THE BLUE LINE LLC

Pollock, Bruce W. Lic #7905

PO Box 1174, Livingston Manor, NY 12758

(201) 273-4246

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

Regions: Hudson Valley/Westchester

KEEFE HOLLOW OUTFITTING CO

Keefe, Timothy Lic #7285

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

(845) 399-6285

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: Catskills/Albany, Hudson Valley/Westchester

MCSHANE, KRIS

McShane, Kris Lic #7529

59 Kelsey Lane, Kerhonkson, NY 12446

(401) 258-2220

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: Catskills/Albany, Hudson Valley/Westchester

PRIMITIVE FIELDCRAFT, LLC

Jolly, Alan M Lic #8384

458 Lawrence Rd, Brockport, NY 14420

585-775-9534

Guided Hunting, Fishing, Camping, Hiking, Photography, Outdoor Education, and Survival courses. Services to Dec Region 8 including Western NY, Finger Lakes, Central NY, and Adirondacks

Regions: Chautauqua-Allegheny, Finger Lakes

SAENGER OUTDOOR SPORTS, LLC.

Saenger, Mark W. "Max" Lic #6653

1317 Platte Clove Rd Elka Park, NY 12427

(207) 484-8179

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: Catskills/Albany, Hudson Valley/Westchester

SLEDDER SCOTTS GUIDE SERVICES / WILDERNESS ADVENTURES

Bailey, Scott Lic #8631

5545 Linda Place PO Box 276 , Brantingham , NY 13312

315-281-7122

Custom Guides across the Adirondacks and North Country Regions for Snowmobiling , ATV (Lewis ) , Hunting, Fishing, Wilderness camping & Hiking. NYS Licensed Guide Professional has AED, CPR, Water Rescue , First Aide Certifications to ensure safety first on your customized Adventure. Also See Https://www.Sledderscott.com to get started on your Customized Wilderness Adventure

Regions: Adirondacks/Saratoga, Central New York/1000 Islands, Chautauqua-Allegheny

UPSTATE ADVENTURE GUIDES

Soter, William T. Lic #6696

15 Staples St. Kingston, NY 12401

845-399-9948

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: Adirondacks/Saratoga, Catskills/Albany, Hudson Valley/Westchester