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ADIRONDACK BACKCOUNTRY GUIDE SERVICE
Ryan, John, Lic # 8469
16 Settler Ln, 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 5 & 6
ADIRONDACK GUIDE SERVICES
Rockwell, Dave LIC. # 6115
1126 Chestnut Ridge Rd
Himrod, NY 14842
607) 738-0761
E-mail: daks95@gmail.com
Website: www.daks95.com
Guided activities from the Southern Tiers to the Adirondacks and surrounding areas. Hiking, backpacking, camping, both, summer and winter as well as cross-country skiing and snowshoeing. All levels of guided hunting and fly-fishing excursions including the use of canoes and kayaks. Wilderness skills education/training. Promoting the outdoors at all levels.
Regions 5 Thru 8
BLACK DOME MTN GUIDE
Joseph A. D'Acunto, Lic #4131
P.O. Box 71, East Jewett, NY 12424
518-589-9159
Guide Service for hunting, hunting on horseback, hiking, winter and summer camping, snowshoeing.
Regions 4 & 5
CATSKILL COUNTRY WALKS AND MIKE'S TRAIL HIKES
Michael S Drillinger, Lic# 6778
PO Box 1309, Woodstock, NY 12498
914-482-5771
Email: michael@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: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.
Region 4
COLD RIVER EXPEDITIONS74
Holmes, Shane A., LIC # 8476
74 Endion Lane / PO Box 116
(518) 624-9818
E-mail: 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. Oner and guide Shane Holmes' forte is fishing back country ponds and lakes. Contact us to hear about our all around "Adirondack Expedition" Package !!!
Regions 5 & 6
CORNINGVACATIONRENTALS
Diederich, Russell, Lic. # 8080
923 John Hill Rd
Pine City, NY 14871
Phone: 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.
Region 8
>DOTT, KEN
Lic. #3395
P.O. Box 355, Brant Lake, NY 12815
518-494-7510
E-mail: LBCME1@msn.com
Four season wilderness camping and hiking. Wilderness First Responder Certificate. Family and seniors encouraged.
Region 5
EMPIRE HIKES
Catalano, Tristan D., LIC #8565
1062 Park Ln E. Franklin Sq.
518-974-6588
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 Certified.
Regions 1 thru 3
ENVISION OUTDOORS
Butler, Jeff, Lic # 7124
470 Clay Pitts Rd., East Northport, NY 11731
(314) 303-1254
E-mail: Jeff@envisionoutdoors.com
Website: envisionoutdoors.com
Envision Outdoors is a professional outdoor guide service focused on providing the best in outdoor education and experiences, so that our clients may enjoy the outdoors in safety and confidence. With over 20 years of teaching and outdoor experience, let Envision Outdoors help you explore, learn and reach your goals.
Regions 1 Thru 3
FOREVER WILD ADIRONDACK ADVENTURES
Harry F. Brooks, Lic #4054
143 Horse Hill Rd, Hadley, N.Y. 12835
518-696-7016
E-mail: foreverwildadk@yahoo.com
Wilderness skills education and guided outdoor adventures for those new to the Adirondacks. "Healing Woods" and wellness retreats. Rustic base camp and education center.
Region 5
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 thru 4
GROSS, EDWARD, LIC # 7959
Edward Gross, Lic # 7959
212 Astor Dr, Sayville, NY 11782
631-750-5362
E-mail: Edwardmgross@gmail.com
Web site: www.edwardyoutdoors.com
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.
Region 1
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 Thru 6
IANNUCCI,SEAN, LIC. #8273
Sean Iannucci, Lic. # 8273
PO Box 615, Goshen,New York 10924
845-360-5874
E-mail: sean.iannucci@gmail.com
Offers Camping all year round. Backpacking, Hiking and Snowshoeing
Regions 2 Thru 6
INSIDE THE BLUE LINE LLC
Pollock, Bruce W, Lic # 7905
PO Box 1174, Livingston Manor, NY 12758
(201) 273-4246
E-mail: insidethebluelinellc@gmail.com
Inside the Catskills Park is an astounding place to explore.  There is an abundance of flora and fauna, waterfalls and stream.  Come learn some basic skills that can expand your range and increase your enjoyment. Just a little over two hours from NYC.
Region 3
KEEFE HOLLOW OUTFITTING CO
Keefe, Timothy, LIC # 7285
1379 Sawkill Rd
Kingston, N.Y. 12401
Phone: (845) 399-6285
E-mail:Timothykeefe69@yahoo.com
Web site: Facebook
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
Robert S Nelson, Lic #7256
52 Winding Woods Loop
Staten Island, NY 10307
646-515-4406
E-mail: sifishing247@gmail.com
Web site: 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.
Region 3
MUDDY BOOTS GUIDING + GEAR RENTAL CO
Kozel Badger, Allison Cascade, Lic # 8217
1 Marjorie Dr, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 518-368-6028
917-468-3361
E-mail: Hello@muddybootsguide.com
Website: 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 Thru 6
NATIVE ADVENTURES
Mallory , Earle , LIC #8472
258 Pells Road, Rhinebeck, NY 12572 
845-902-3450
E-mail: 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
NEELEY, JOHN J.
Lic. #3366
PO Box 2321, Ballston Spa, NY 12020
518-899-7355
E-mail: Jeep3366@aol.com
Outdoor trips, hikes, camping. Outdoor instruction, wilderness/survival skills. Day/Extended overnight trips custom tailored for your needs. Individual groups, youths and families. Team building trips.
Regions 4 & 5
NEWCOMB GUIDE SERVICE & CLOUDSPLITTER OUTFITTERS
Olbert, David Lic. # 1735
5302 State Route 28 North, Newcomb, NY 12852
Phone/Fax: (518) 582-2583
E-mail:cloudsplitter28n@yahoo.com
Website: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.
Region 5
RIPVANWINKLE ADVENTURE GUIDES
Calabrese, Greg, LIC #7629
30 Liberty St, Apt 2, Catskill, NY 12144
480-381-9405
E-mail: calabrese85040@gmail.com
Website: 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 completion of any of the Catskill's challenges i.e. the devil's path, the escarpment trail and the 3500 challenge.
Region 4
ROCHESTER OUTDOOR COMPANY
Schnaufer, Jon, LIC #8461
76 Gold St, Rochester, NY 14620
Phone: 484-695-7976
E-mail:info@rocoutside.com
Website: 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 thru 7 & 9
TAHAWUS GUIDE SERVICE LTD.
Joseph Hackett, Lic. #0127
P.O. Box 424, Lake Placid, NY 12946
518-891-4334
E-mail: tahawus@northnet.org
Websites: 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
TRAINA, PETE
Pete Traina, 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, 3 Thru 9
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 teaching classes on hiking, and map/compass use.
Regions 4 Thru 6
UPSTATE ADVENTURE GUIDES
Marra , Alex B LIC # 6708
56 Schildknecht Road
Hurley N.Y. 12443
845-389-9406
E-mail:Alexbmarra@upstateadventureguides.com
Website:
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.
Region 1 Thru 9
UPSTATE ADVENTURE GUIDES
William T. Soter, Lic # 6696
283 E. Union St., Kingston, NY 12401
845-399-9948
E-mail:upstateadventureguides@gmail.com
Website:
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 Thru 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 Thru 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 Thru 4
NYSOGA Guides
NYSOGA New York State Outdoor Guide Association
1936 Saranac Avenue, Suite 2 - 150, Lake Placid, NY 12946
1-866-4NYSOGA (1-866-469-7642)  · 
E-Mail: info@nysoga.org  ·  Web Site: www.nysoga.org
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