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Guide Service

Smallmouth Bass Fishing




1 or 2 People / All Inclusive / Professional Maine Guide


Spend your day casting and catching as you fish along the excellent fisheries of the PENOBSCOT RIVER where the Smallmouth Bass are feisty and in abundance. This stretch of the Penobscot River is known for first class fishing and unmatched beauty. The remoteness of Penobscot River is an outdoor sportsman’s dream, rewarding anglers with better fishing than routinely found in more accessible Maine rivers. The Penobscot River is a lengthy, majestic river, stretching over the land for 100’s miles, which flows east into the Atlantic Ocean.  This rugged river is bordered by mighty oaks and woodlands and is a true picture of the wild and natural beauty of Maine.

Some of the best fishing in Maine is found within the stretches of this both fast and slow-moving waters. Come experience World Class Fishing at one of the most respected fishing destinations in Maine.

We typically focus on the Penobscot River, but there are countless other lakes and ponds within reasonable driving distance that might be Hot-Hot. Discover the secrets of the surrounding lakes and ponds of the North Maine Woods which are home to large and hefty smallmouth bass.


 You will come to the realization that this experience

is truly a unique fishing adventure



Come to where the fish are biting and the catch is on. This All-Inclusive Fishing Adventure on local lakes and ponds are for the novice to beginner fishermen. When people hear Camden, Maine, they think - Ocean. But our hidden gems of the lakes and mountains of the Camden Hills are home to some of the largest smallmouth in Mid-Coast Maine.


There’s something for everyone in Mid-Coast Maine.

Find your way to Maine's Mid-Coast for an experience you'll never forget. Enjoy the wild beauty of the coastline, and the hidden gems of the lakes and mountains. Visit Camden’s vibrant town, shops, the harbor, FISHING, wellness, and hiking trails.


Here in the Mid-Coast there is an abundance of fine hotels and restaurants from high to low end. You get to choose your adventure.



INCLUDED WITH YOUR GUIDED DAY TRIP: Your guided day trip includes: All Fishing Tackle (if needed), Traditional Maine Guide Shore lunch prepared in the field (Full Day), beverages, and Professional Licensed Maine Guide with over 30 years fishing experience.


You will spend your day casting and catching in a comfortable Lund fishing boat with a jet drive motor and trolling motor for ease of fishing with 2 clients. The jet drive and sleek bottom enables Capt. John to navigate the rocky river at a nice clip, and troll into remote areas of smooth shallow areas of the lakes and ponds.


​TIME & PLACE:  You will conveniently meet your guide at the designated location between 8:00 a.m. & 8:15 a.m., unless other arrangements have been made.

You may fish as late as you wish, using your guide’s discretion.  Your guide will work around your schedule.  Who knows?  There may be an evening hatch; you would not want to miss it!

TRIP DURATION:  A full day (7-8 hours) of fishing begins upon arrival and meeting your guide. ½ day is 4 hours and does not include the traditional Maine Guide Shore meal; however, water and soft drinks will be provided. 

FISHING LICENSE:  You will need to have and carry a valid Maine fishing license.  You will be able to buy a fishing license to meet your fishing needs. Purchase on line - Please visit: https://moses.informe.org/cgi-bin/online/moses_v3/index  It’s very important to remember to carry it with you at all times while fishing.

LUNCH / MEAL:  The Maine Guide Shore lunch is prepared in the field and includes a main course, fresh bread, soft drinks, chips, fresh fruit, and dessert.  If you have any dietary needs, please let us know.


Full Day:  $350.00 up to two people

Half Day: $250.00 up to two people


Booking your trip in advance ensures your specific dates. A 50% Deposit is Required at time of booking.


CANCELATION POLICY:  If you need to cancel your trip for any reason, you will receive 100% of your deposit, less credit card fees, as long as you give notice at least 30 days before your trip.  If you need to cancel within 2 weeks of your trip, you will receive 50% your deposit, less a processing fee.


RESCHEDULING:  If for any reason you cannot make it on the day you have chosen, a courtesy call and/or written notice must be received 48-hours before your scheduled trip.  We will reschedule your dates and roll over your deposit for the remaining season.  If you are unable to reschedule before December 31, your deposit will be absorbed by the guide.


To reserve your dates, Give me call. I'll handle the rest

(207) 290 - 2738

Penobscot River

Guide Service for Smallmouth Bass