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Niagara River Guide Service

Member since December 2017 Lewiston, United States
Background
I've been fishing since my teens and I have been guiding for thirty-seven years. I have caught thousands of trophy fish so my greatest satisfaction comes from helping others to catch that trophy fish that they couldn't on their own.
Techniques
Light tackle fishing for all species of Freshwater game fish.

Hey, we're Niagara River Guide Service

Lewiston, United States
Background
I've been fishing since my teens and I have been guiding for thirty-seven years. I have caught thousands of trophy fish so my greatest satisfaction comes from helping others to catch that trophy fish that they couldn't on their own.
Techniques
Light tackle fishing for all species of Freshwater game fish.

My Charter Listings

Niagara River Guide Service

4.9 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (24)
Lewiston
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trips from $350

Niagara River Guide Service

4.9 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (11)
Buffalo
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trips from $350

Niagara Falls Fishing (NRGS)

4.6 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (25)
Niagara Falls
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trips from $350

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.8
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out of 5 stars from 61 reviews
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Fishing with John
Fishing with John
Great day on Erie chasing mighty walleye!
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
94%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
95%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
98%
Catch intended fish
91%
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Kirk K.
Newnan, GA
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Great 1/2 trip with CAPT John!

VERIFIED   Niagara River Half Day on August 3, 2021
My wife, 7 year old daughter and I took a half day trip with CAPT John out of Buffalo Harbor.  As we were putting in for...
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Brian M.
Milford, Connecticut
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Half Day with Captain John

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on May 1, 2021
I Took my two young boys and wife fishing with Captain John. I told John that my boys were ok with drift fishing. The rods...
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Benjamin M.
Big Rapids, MI
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Great day on Erie chasing mighty walleye!

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on August 20, 2021
Capt John was initially a bit concerned with the walleye bite in the weeks leading up to us fishing with him. John knew we...
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JEREMY P.
Wake Forest, NC
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Excellent father and son trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on September 4, 2021
Captain Paul Schirmer was spectacular at hosting us on his boat for our afternoon fishing trip. He not only put us on fish...
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Kristin R.
Lockport, NY
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Half day trip with Captain Paul

VERIFIED   Niagara River Half Day on May 22, 2021
My family and I had an enjoyable time fishing Lake Erie. Captain John was very accommodating to rearranging plans, and Captain...
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