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Northwoods Outfitters - Day Tours

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5 Lily Bay Rd, Greenville, ME 04441-3400
+1 866-223-1380
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The highlight of our Maine vacation! We drove up from Augusta in the rain, about 2 hours, and it... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
United States
Saw lots of moose!

We drove 3 hours to Greenville just to do a moose tour. We are so glad we did! Our guide was... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
Jacksonville, Florida
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Northwood's Outfitters Is Maine's Premiere outfitter and guide service. We offer guided trips like Moose Watching & Wildlife Photography tours, Fishing Trips for Salmon, Trout and Bass, Guided ATV, Snowmobile Trips, Canoe, Kayak, and Rafting. Our Gear rentals include Canoes, Kayaks, Paddle boards,Camping gear, ATV's, UTV's, Snowmobiles, Bikes and more. The outfitters shop carries great outdoor brands like Patagonia, The North Face, Trek, Salomon, Wilderness systems and much more!
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  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“canoe trip” (21 reviews)
“moose safari” (80 reviews)
“guide eric” (6 reviews)
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5 Lily Bay Rd, Greenville, ME 04441-3400
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The highlight of our Maine vacation! We drove up from Augusta in the rain, about 2 hours, and it was well worth the trip. We were there the last week in October, and honestly, we chose Northwoods Outfitters because they were the only company we...More

Thank paulahR8142ZJ
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We drove 3 hours to Greenville just to do a moose tour. We are so glad we did! Our guide was Steve. He was the best! Really knowledgeable about the area and the wildlife. We went at the end of October and we knew it...More

Thank susanelizabethg
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Chris was an excellent guide for our moose safari. Full of knowledge about moose, other wildlife and the local area in general. He explained the options for our trip, offering us alternatives to try and maximise our chances of seeing a moose, even extended our...More

Thank Duncan W
Reviewed 15 October 2017

I went on a moose safari with Tim in early August with my 15 year old little sister and a dear friend from Wellesley College. We saw three moose and had the most wonderful time. One of my little sister's dreams (alongside going to Universal...More

Thank Lara Y
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

My husband & I enjoyed our trip with Steve! We started at 6am riding in a van thru backwoods trails. We ended up in a canoe for the remainder of the trip! Unfortunately we did NOT see a moose but did see a black bear...More

Thank Judy S
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Although we didn't see moose during the canoe portion, it was quite a nice paddle on a largely non-motorized lake. During the drive through the logging tracts, though, we eventually came upon some moose. Not as big as their brothers and sisters out west, but...More

Thank JoshRochesterNY
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

I booked a moose watching tour and fishing trip through here. The store has everything you could possibly need. It is like a backwoods bass pro. It is not huge but you can find everything. They are very helpful and their tours are good. It’s...More

Thank Robby F
Reviewed 4 October 2017

signed up for a water/canoe moose safari ended up with a van ride for 90 minutes. Saw 3 moose and white tail deer but wanted the canoe experience and up close encounter.

Thank Candy H
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Eric was great company and we caught some great fish, and had a gorgeous sunset. Beautiful weather. Really a great way to end a full week of activities. Just enjoy the lake!

Thank peacepb
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Our guide Eric was outstanding, knowledgeable about wildlife of Maine and local industries. Awesome personality, and we highly recommend taking this tour.

Thank Tara M
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28 September 2017|
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Response from eipawlowski | Reviewed this property |
I think the tours are about $50/person. You go on a canoe, so be prepared to paddle. I had never been on a canoe before, but the tour guide gave me a quick lesson and I was all set for success.
Katja H
29 August 2016|
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Response from Christine A | Reviewed this property |
The best luck I have had was at dusk but I have also seen them in the morning.