New York Outdoor Guides - Canoe & Kayak Trips

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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.

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Papa, Michael "Bombay" Lic #7841

120 Beverly Rd, Mount Kisco, NY 10549

(914) 424-6506

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

ADIRONDACK ALL SEASONS GUIDE SERVICE

MacKellar, Peggy Lic #7650

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

518-523-1341

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

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

1787 State Route 28N Minerva NY 12851

(518) 231-8564

Four season guide service focused on taking the path less traveled. Offering big & small game hunting trips in the Adirondacks and Catskills, remote fishing opportunities in the Adirondack backcountry, hiking and more.

Regions: 4, 5, 6

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: 5, 7

ADIRONDACK CAMP CONCIERGE, LLC

Petteruti, William P. Lic #7310

12 Links Ave, Hadley, NY 12835

(518) 796-1135

Regions: 5, 6

ADIRONDACK FOOTHILLS GUIDE SERVICE, LLC

Young, Sonny Lic #0260

214 Old Wawbeek Rd, Tupper Lake NY 12986

518-524-6002

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

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

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

ADIRONDACK WILDERNESS EXPERIENCES

Tryon, Craig L. Lic #0139

42807 Seaway Ave, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607

315-427-8984

Year 'round guided experiences in the "Adirondack Mountains and other Wild Places." Trips custom designed to meet your needs/expectations. You won't be disappointed. Seniors welcome!

Regions: 5, 6, 7

ADVENTURE STRENGTH, LLC

Stevens, Caleb Lic #8042

75 B Nelson Road, Ithaca, NY 14850

304-716-1076

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

AE ADVENTURES

Locorini, Scott Lic #3784

P.O. Box 356, Turin, NY 13473

(315) 316-1125

Join us on an outdoor adventure! Since 2001 we have specialized in small group trips focused on providing the best possible guest experience. Our kayaking, canoeing and hiking itineraries are all unique and not available elsewhere.

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

ALGONQUIN GUIDES LTD.

Earley, Roy L. Jr. Lic #0147

606 Charles St., Scotia, NY 12302

518-372-7485

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

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

BRIAN LANSING | FLY FISHING GUIDE

Lansing, Brian Lic #7034

5100 Highbridge St, Apt 12E

315-481-5788

Enter description guide

Regions: 5, 6, 7

CANOGA CREEK OUTFITTERS

Tidball, Keith G. Lic #6985

3208 State Rt 89 Seneca Falls, NY

315 568 9710

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

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 OUTDOOR ADVENTURES

Somelofski, Charles "Sonny" Lic #0133

P.O. Box 497, Margaretville, NY 12455

845-586-1632

Fishing, hunting and camping in the Catskill wilderness. Trout and smallmouth bass on Pepacton Reservoir. Specializing in small groups and parent/child excursions. Corporate retreats, sunset tours in traditional cedar guide boats. Hunting and fishng on 20,000+ acres of NYC watershed propert. Wild turkey, upland and big game hunts in Delaware county.

Regions: 3, 4, 5

COLD RIVER EXPEDITIONS

Holmes, Shane A. Lic #8476

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

(518) 624-9818

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

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: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

EASTERN OUTDOOR EXPERIENCES

Moran, Edward Lic #7568

51 Neil Drive Smithtown N.Y. 11787

(631) 741-3765

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, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

EXPERIENCE OUTDOORS

Walton, Bill Lic #7025

4948 Cascade Rd, Lake Placid, NY 12946

(315) 481-5275

Email:

With our Home Base being in the Heart of the Adirondack Mountains, there is endless terrain to be discovered and explored.

Regions: 5, 6

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: 4, 5, 8

FOWL ADDICTION

Dickquist, John J. Lic #7809

830 County Route 20, Oswego, N.Y. 131126

(315) 263-3126

We have more knowledge and experience than anyone in the industry. Whether it’s a field hunt, hunting the big waters out of the 22’ Sea Ark, skinny waters out of the 18’ Gator or divers from the layout boat we will do our best to put you on birds.

Regions: 5, 6, 7, 8

GRASSE RIVER ADVENTURES

Burnham, David Lic #7005

3436 County Route 47, Norwood , NY 13668

(315) 854-0422

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

GROSS, EDWARD

Gross, Edward Lic #7959

212 Astor Dr, Sayville, NY 11782

631-750-5362

Outdoor fun for everyone. Whether you're new to outdoor fun or have some experience let me help you enjoy the outdoors just a little more. While boating, fishing, camping or hiking have fun safely and learn something new while enjoying the outdoors. Full service family, individual and group excursions.

Regions: 1

HAWK MOUNTAIN GUIDE SERVICE

Fuller, Bruce R. Lic #4092

P.O. Box 11, Trout Creek, NY 13847

(607) 865-7830

Specializing in the hunting of the Eastern Wild Turkey. Fishing for Trophy Brown Trout & Smallmouth Bass on Pepacton and Cannonsville Reservoirs. Upland Birds (your dog or ours), Late Season Muzzleloading for Big Game, Canoe & Kayak Trips on local rivers and reservoirs, Boat Rentals, Paddling & Sailing Lessons.

Regions: 4

HENDRIK GUIDE SERVICE

Dorn, Christofer Lic #7856

482 Sager Rd, Amsterdam, NY 12010

(518) 636-9001

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

INCONCEIVABLE, INC

Delessert, Adrien Lic #8378

181 Court St 4R, Brooklyn, NY 11201

646-768-9838

Escape NYC on a wilderness adventure: guided hikes, backcountry camping, canoe trips, corporate team building retreats. Get out of the city for a day or a few, challenge yourself and disconnect. Let's go someplace where your phone has no service, where your mind can wander, where you can truly relax.

Regions: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

IRISH RAIDER OUTFITTERS LLC

Thurber, Scott Lic #8596

582 Lapham Mills Rd, Peru, NY 12972

518-524-4275

Professional outfitting service that ensures every client a safe enjoyable experience, while making memories that'll last a lifetime.

Regions: 5

KIKIHNET OUTFITTERS

Nelson, Robert S. Lic #7256

52 Winding Woods Loop Staten Island, NY 10307

646-515-4406

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

LANDIS, NORM

Landis, Norm Lic #0958

708 Healy Ave., Rome, NY 13440-5431

315-336-3798

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

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

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

MIDDLE EARTH EXPEDITIONS

Failing, Wayne Lic #0250

4529 Cascade Rd, Lake Placid, NY 12946

518-523-7172

Canoeing, pond fishing, fly fishing, deer hunting from efficiency cabins. Wellness/Healing Retreats, Caribbean adventure trips.

Regions: 5, 6

MONTAUK OUTFITTER

Larson, Michael J. Lic #7342

115 South Forest St.Montauk, NY 11954

917-468-3361

Montauk Outfitter is an outdoor guide service run by Michael Larson, NY State Licensed Fishing, Hunting and Hiking Guide. Our outdoor adventures take place on the East end of Long Island . Our specialties are Hobie Kayak fishing or Surf Casting for Striped Bass, Blue Fish, and Fluke.

Regions: 1

MOREAU, JEAN-PIERRE

Moreau, Jean-Pierre Lic #1292

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

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

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

Regions: 5, 6

NATIVE ADVENTURES

Mallory, Earle Lic #8472

258 Pells Road, Rhinebeck, NY 12572

845-902-3450

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

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

NORTH STAR GUIDING SERVICE

Newell, Michael Lic #1018

1226 State Rt 147,West Charlton,NY 12010

518-894-7593

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) 877-0110

Sandra L. Rose, “Squeak” is a Pulaski N.Y. native. Licensed in hunting, camping, fishing and boating. Focusing on low impact relaxing trips, writers camps, nature study, relaxation walks, boating on “quiet waters” and birding combination trips. Encouraging Seniors and Church groups. We have fun ! Regions 6 and 7

Regions: 6, 7

OLEH'S CATSKILL GUIDE SERVICE

Czmola, Oleh Lic #6249

P.O. Box 111, Lexington, N.Y. 12452

(518) 989-6310. Cell 917 658-6746

Oleh's Catskill Guide Service provides Fly fishing and instruction as you walk and wade the beautiful streams and reservoirs of the Catskill Mountains. We specialize in trout and smallmouth bass fishing. We fish the Esopus, Schoharie, Beaverkill, Delaware River system and all others in between. Catch and release are practiced.

Regions: 3, 4

RIPVANWINKLE ADVENTURE GUIDES

Calabrese, Greg Lic #7629

30 Liberty St, Apt 2, Catskill, NY 12144

480-381-9405

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

SIZE MATTERS GUIDE SERVICE

Hufcut, Michael A Lic #6419

398 Hufcut Rd, Middletown, NY 10941

845-590-4222

Specialize in Salmon, Steelhead, Brown Trout. Fall and Early winter on the Salmon River. Specialize in children, youth groups, husband/wife groups. April – June drfit boat trips on the never sink river, catskills.

Regions: 3, 7

TECHVALLEYTREKKER

Reilly, Gene Lic #3755

20 Marinello Terrace Apt 1 Albany, NY 12209

518-281-7796

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

THE SCENIC ROUTE GUIDING SERVICES

Bacon, Sarah Lic #8401

PO Box 374, Mechanicville NY 12118

(518) 598-3729

It’s our goal to help you reach the summit and provide you with the skills you'll need to venture out on your own! Research and preparation are as important as the hike itself. Our guides will work with you before the hike to create a plan that suits your needs!

Regions: 3, 4, 5, 6

TRAINA, PETE

Traina, Pete Lic #1160

134 Mud Pond Rd, Highland Lake NY 12743

(845) 557-8678

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

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: 3, 4, 5

WHITE DOG TRAIL CO.

Whittemore, Jeff Lic #0185

53 Elm St. Dolgeville, NY 13329

(315) 868-7054

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

90 Columbia Parkway, Ilion, NY 13357

(315) 894-5834

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