Sweet, Sweet Summertime!

Sunset On The Water In Upstate New York

Upstate Guide Service is a full-time licensed and insured professional guide service owned and operated by Mike Crawford.

With current New York State Parks’ Public Vessel Operator License, a United States Coast Guard Masters License, A New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Outdoor Guides License, and as a Wilderness Education Association Certified backcountry guide, I specialize in providing fully outfitted and guided fly fishing, light tackle, ice fishing and waterfowling trips in the Central New York, Finger Lake, Adirondack and North Country regions of Upstate New York.

Every trip is tailored to each guest. All the equipment you need is provided.  A knowledge of when and where, combined with dependable equipment, effective techniques, and the most experienced licensed guides in the region, insures you make the most of your valuable vacation time.

Summertime Smallies!

For 15 years Upstate Guide Service has provided professional guided outdoor experiences that are safe, enjoyable, and successful…Every time out

So don’t go for an expensive boat ride… Hire a professional guide. 


Mike Crawford