Welcome To L.D. Guide Service
The Susquehanna River is known for being one of the best smallmouth fisheries in the United States and the North Branch of the river is the best of the best.The fishing, scenery, and wildlife is second to none. It's common for us to to see bald eagles, great blue heron,ducks, geese, song and shore birds along with deer, raccoon, mink, beaver and the occasional fox, bear, and river otter.
Ask about our scenic river tours and bird watching tours!
Come fish with one of the best professional, full time river guides, (7 days a week), that has more river experience and more documented hours on the water than any other guide on the Susquehanna River! I cover over 70 miles of river and can tell you where the fish were yesterday, today, and tomorrow from ice out to ice in.
L.D.Guide Service was started in 1980 and continues today to be one of the best guide service's you can find with the most experience guide and very reasonable rates with a 85% customer return.
Witnessed and confirmed catches for the last 10 years:
2015 - 7,612 fish, another non traditional season, tough water conditions
2014- 8,367 fish, a non traditional season. Muddy water up until July but we still caught fish!
2013 - 10,017 fish a dirty water year.
2012 - 10,301 fish.
2011 - 8,250 fish * Wettest season in Pa History! High waters, floods and mud most of the season.
2010 - 11,048 fish
2009 - 11,920 fish
2008 - 13,140 fish
2007 - 11,873 fish
2006 - 10,358 fish
Total - 102,886 fish * 10yr Average 10,287 fish /season
One Experienced Guide - One Boat !
For details on every day of the last 12 years visit the Newsletter Archives
Please take the time to explore my website to see what all my guide service has to offer. I look forward to fishing with you.
The #1 question I hear from new anglers is "When is the best time to come to fish": The answer is between April 1st and Dec 1st. Whenever you can make it. WE WILL CATCH FISH or reschedule a free charter! (applies to adults only)
Check out my 6hr cold water specials in March and December at $190.00 for 2 people!!!!!!!
*Please note! Longer or shorter hours than the 6hr special will be at the regular yearly rates.
Take a look at this: www.youtube.com/Menschy333 -----A short video of a trip we did in November, we still catch quality fish in cold water! Give it a try!
Want to learn how to catch river fish and be entertained at the same time? Check out my DVD's for sale! Just go to "Shop" up above, click on "Gifts and video's" then select the one for you!
Winter Sportsman Expos and Seminars where I'll be at.In 2016
Jan 28th though the 31st Early Bird Expo at the Bloomsburg Fairgrounds - I'll have a 15ft booth
Feb 26th through Feb 28th : The Wild Pennsylvania w/Alan Probst Cabin Feaver Expo at the Mohegan Sun in Wilkes-Barre, I'll have a 16ft booth and will be giving fishing seminars www.wildpaexpo.com
The Lehigh Valley Sportsman Show . At the fairgrounds in Allentown. Doesn't look like there will be one this year!