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Young's Guide Service

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25 Wilson View Dr, Greenville, ME 04441-4031
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The Best of Maine.

We went out early in the season one morning in May. We saw a mother and her 1 year old in the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
219eugenem
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Eliot
Saw 9 from afar incl 2 juveniles

Chris did his VERY best to find moose. He told us the truth in the first few minutes that weather... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2017
Cindy A
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Chesterfield, Missouri
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We are a small family run outfit that specializes in personalized one on one guided trips. Whether you are looking to take photos of moose in their natural habitat, hike in and fish remote ponds for native brook trout or hunt a variety of game the Moosehead Lake area offers, we have a package custom fit for you. With years of outdoor experience in the Moosehead Lake Region we know exactly where to go so all you have to do is relax and enjoy your time here.
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25 Wilson View Dr, Greenville, ME 04441-4031
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"moose safari with chris"
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"his truck"
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"highlight of our trip"
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"great guy"
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"large bull moose"
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"moosehead lake"
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"guide chris"
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"great photos"
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"pair of binoculars"
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"didn't disappoint"
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"motor lodge"
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"from afar"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went out early in the season one morning in May. We saw a mother and her 1 year old in the distance. They still had their winter coat of a gray color, called ghost moose. We also saw several deer, birds, and gorgeous views...More

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Reviewed October 15, 2017

Chris did his VERY best to find moose. He told us the truth in the first few minutes that weather conditions were not ideal for seeing moose (very warm and windy for October (in the 70's!, rut ending). While we did not see any up...More

Thank Cindy A
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Reviewed October 12, 2017

we had been in town for a few days before our safari. the local talk was moose were scarce. we saw 3 on our own as we had been in the area a few times before and knew some places to look. well chris picked...More

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Reviewed October 9, 2017

Went out and spent 4 hours to see nothing. Paid a lot for this service. Expected more. Would not recommend.

1  Thank lab19632016
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Reviewed October 8, 2017

We originally contracted with Chris Young to see moose. Chris shared his extensive knowledge of moose, the areas around Greenville, and his passion for what he does. We saw a lot of moose! It’s clear that he loves what he does, loves Maine, and loves...More

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Reviewed October 6, 2017

I realize that even the best guides cannot guarantee that you will see wildlife. However, our guide, Chris, made sure that we had the best possible chance. He knew where a large bull moose and his harem had been hanging out and when. Normally, he...More

1  Thank Marilyn B
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

Paid almost $200 for this service and saw ZERO moose. Got up very early and spent 4 hours time. If it was me I'd be embarrassed to charge full price if the customer saw nothing. Also, this is a total cash business which I wasn't...More

1  Thank William B
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Chris Y, Owner at Young's Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2017

To say that I have been blessed to be able to guide full time for the past 13 years would be an understatement. It is truly a dream come true. The best part of my job is being able to meet and guide some of...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

Chris did a fantastic job for us. We were here to photograph moose. He was very persistent and is very knowledgeable. Will definitely be back.

Thank Debi D
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Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

Finally! I've been trying to see a male moose, with a rack, in the wild since 1975. We have been out west, lived in New England, traveled to Alaska, and even went to Maine, NH, VT, and Canada two years ago (even hired a guide...More

Thank Kathleen B
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Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

Chris picked us up at our B&B at 5:15 am in order to maximize our chances of seeing moose. Unseasonably warm weather was actually not helpful because it causes moose to be less active. We wound up getting close to, and getting good views of,...More

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