Experience the pristine wildness of northern New England's waterways with Rick Estes, a retired game warden who has over 45 years experience in the backwoods of New Hampshire and Maine. Owl's Roost Outfitters provides full or half-day fishing trips where big fish are found by learning their habits, and then bringing them to hand with fly rod and reel.

Join Rick, a native New Englander, in the lakes regions of New Hampshire and Maine perched comfortably in his 20-foot wood/canvas canoe to cast your line for landlocked salmon and trout on some of Maine and New Hampshire’s cold water lakes and ponds. Or, take on big brawny rivers, like the Androscoggin, in his Hyde drift boat and have the chance to hook brook, rainbow, and brown trout, sometimes all in the same day.

Owl's Roost Outfitters also provides you with opportunities to:

Whatever adventure you choose, you are guaranteed excellent service from a New Hampshire licensed fishing guide and Maine registered guide who has spent a lifetime learning the ways of the woods and waters of northern New England.

Check the Fly Tying and Wilderness Navigation pages for upcoming classes.

“Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.”

- Seneca