List of Commercial Hunting Guides

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First Name Last Name Business Name Phone Counties Hunted Species
Johnny A. Alexander Elk Creek Guide Service 989-785-5146 Montmorency
Oscoda
Elk
Bear
Dominque Arevalo   989-858-1892 Alcona
Alpena
Cheboygan
Crawford
Montmorency
Oscoda
Otsego
Presque Isle
Elk
Bear
Turkey
Waterfowl
Bobcat
Fox
Coyote
Jason Arnold  Arnolds Hideaway Outfitters 419-466-0887

Hillsdale
Jackson
Lenawee

Deer
Turkey
Waterfowl
Game Birds
Coyote
Tom Barnes Timberdoodle Adventures, LLC 906-420-3002 Crawford
Kalakaska
Missaukee
Oscoda
Otsego
Roscommon
Game Birds
CONNOR BARR Dream Catchers Charters 248-296-0580 All Waterfowl
Steven R. Beers Elk Country Guide Service 810-625-9993 Cheboygan
Montmorency
Otsego
PresqueIsle
Elk
Ethan Berger Wing And Hook Guide Service 248-534-0906 Alcona
Alpena
Crawford
Genesee
Gladwin
Iosco
Missaukee
Montmorency
Oakland
Ogemaw
Oscoda
Otsego
Turkey
Game Birds
Vern  Bishop Vern Bishop Guide Service 231-420-1894 All Elk
William J. Blanzy   989-619-9148 Cheboygan
Crawford
Montmorency
Otsego
Elk
Turkey
Darrel Bluemlein Prescott Predator Hunting 989-873-0045 All Deer
Bear
Turkey
Bobcat
Fox
Coyote
Mark Boulton   906-322-1347 Luce
Mackinac
Bear
Jeff Bressler   231-510-3241 Clare
Lake
Mecosta
Missaukee
Osceola
Wexford
Bear
Coyote
Anthony  Brindley Prior Creek  989-685-5557 Alcona
Arenac
Crawford
Gladwin
Iosco
Ogemaw
Oscoda
Roscommon
Deer
Bear
Turkey
Bobcat
Game Birds
Fox
Coyote
Curt Brower   616-836-1747 Dickinson
Marquette
Bear
John Brower   810-623-6889 Barry Turkey
Jerry Brower Trails End 616-240-1557 Dickinson
Marquette
Bear
Bobcat
Andrew Buckner Over the Creek Kennels 231-838-3056 All Bear
Bobcat
Coyote
Darrien Bump   989-387-6265 All Bear
Waterfowl
Bobcat
Game Birds
Coyote
Danny Bundy   989-513-3882 All Elk
Bear
Bobcat
Coyote
James Bunker On Game Guides 989-590-3601 All Deer
Elk
Bear
Turkey
Bobcat
Coyote
Lawrence Burcz   989-657-4140 Alpena
Cheboygan
Montmorency
Oscoda
Otsego
PresqueIsle
Elk
Ashton Burns Northern Guide Service 989-350-2907 All Elk
Bear
Chris Butz   231-944-9946 All Turkey
Waterfowl
Game Birds
Kevin  Cameron Cameron and Sons Guide Service 906-630-1034 Chippewa
Luce
Mackinac
Bear
John Carter   906-869-4763 Alger
Delta
Dickinson
Gogebic
Houghton
Iron
Keweenaw
Marquette
Menominee
Ontonagon
Schoolcraft
Deer
Bear
Turkey
Bobcat
Game Birds
Fox
Coyote
Brock Casselman C&D Guide Services 989-858-6325 Cheboygan
Crawford
Montmorency
Otsego
Elk
Dennis  Casselman Dennis Casselman  989-429-6300 Cheboygan
Crawford
Montmorency
Otsego
Elk
Preston Casselman   989-370-6392 Cheboygan
Montmorency
Otsego
Deer
Elk
Bear
Bobcat
Coyote
Timothy  Chambers Game Over Outfitters LLC 810-241-3250 Alpena
Cheboygan
Montmorency
Otsego
PresqueIsle
Elk
Bear
David Cieslinski   989-225-5792 Arenac Deer
Waterfowl
George Cini   734-308-2675 All Waterfowl
Michael  Clements   269-535-6625 All Turkey
Waterfowl
GameBirds
Kyle Cogle Ridgid Outfitting 231-299-9228 All Deer
Bear
Turkey
Bobcat
Fox
Coyote
Daniel Connell   248-721-3153 Charlevoix
Ingham
Livingston
Montmorency
Otsego
PresqueIsle
Shiawassee
Elk
Turkey
Scott Connell Scott Connell 734-223-4284 All Elk
Turkey
Mike  Cowell   231-881-6222 Charlevoix
Cheboygan
Emmet
Bobcat
Coyote
Edward Crawford Eds Elk Guiding Service 231-238-8535 All Elk
Edward Davis D&D Bear Guide 906-367-0109 Iron Bear
Jon Davis C&D Guide Services 989-350-5314 Cheboygan
Crawford
Montmorency
Otsego
Elk
Jim Davis   810-404-2950 Crawford
Gogebic
Ontonagon
Bear
Jeff DeCormier  Turtle Creek Outdoors  231-740-5266  Gogebic
Houghton
Iron
Ontonagon
Deer
Bear
Robert Delecki    810-845-4885 Alpena
Cheboygan
Emmet
Montmorency
Otsego
PresqueIsle
Elk
Patrick Dinkins East Road Outfitters 906-869-3734 Baraga
Dickinson
Gogebic
Marquette
Menominee
Bear
Bobcat
Coyote
Chad Donahue Lazy Eight Enterprises 989-654-9011 Alpena
Arenac
Bay
Cheboygan
Crawford
Gladwin
Iosco
Montmorency
Oscoda
Otsego
Roscommon
Game Birds
Levi Donaldson   231-350-3696 All Deer
Elk
Jason Dowd   810-444-1965 Arenac
Benzie
Chippewa
Clare
Crawford
Gladwin
Mackinac
Ogemaw
Roscommon
Game Birds
John Duchene Duchene's Black Bear Adventures 231-349-9020 All Bear
Dale Duffield Newberry Outfitters 906-322-6032 All Bear
Bobcat
Mark Evans Meemo's Farm  231-734-9066 All Turkey
Waterfowl
GameBirds
Joe Ferguson Joe Ferguson 989-619-0560 All Elk
Fred Fields Coach's Angle Charters 260-519-1168 Antrim
Crawford
Grand Traverse
Kalakaska
Missaukee
Wexford
Game Birds
Christopher  Florence Hunt Hard 989-295-4866 Chippewa Deer
Bear
Erich Franz 688 Taxidermy 269-685-7996 Allegan
Barry
Branch
Calhoun
Cass
Kalamazoo
Lake
Muskegon
Newaygo
Oceana
VanBuren
Game Birds
Marcus Garner Blue Plague Guide Service 989-506-2829 All Bear
Bobcat
Jerod Gasche Poor Boys Guide Service 989-615-9188 All Bear
Turkey
Waterfowl
Bobcat
Coyote
Vance Gawel   989-858-2511 Montmorency
Otsego
Elk
Fred George Canada creek ranch 714-675-4666 Cheboygan
Montmorency
PresqueIsle
Elk
Terry Gillette TRG Guide Services 989-390-6922 Alcona
Montmorency
Ogemaw
Oscoda
Bear
Neal Gray   205-451-9195 All Elk
Scott Griffin   810-348-5886 Cheboygan
Montmorency
Otsego
PresqueIsle
Deer
Elk
Bear
Turkey
Coyote
Ryan J. Gritter Blue Moon Outfitters 616-862-4701 All Bear
Bobcat
Coyote
Sean Grogan   804-346-74582 Saginaw Deer
Turkey
Jonathon Hagen Superior Wilderness Outfitters 906-828-5029 All Deer
Elk
Bear
Turkey
Waterfowl
Bobcat
Game Birds
Richard Haney Harvest Outfitters 906-289-9874 Delta
Dickinson
Marquette
Menominee
Bear
Daniel Harrington Michigan Bear Guides 906-221-5742 Dickinson
Iron
Marquette
Bear
Clayton Helsel Jr.   231-878-4045 All Deer
Bear
Turkey
Bobcat
Coyote
Brandon Herbert Luxury Duck Hunts 810-210-5127 Huron Waterfowl
William Iler   989-619-5789 All Elk
Richard Janczak Jr. UP Bear Hunt 715-663-0459 Gogebic Deer
Bear
Jada Johnson Big Boys Tv 989-350-8815 All Deer
Elk
Bear
Turkey
John Jones Michigan Bear-n-Elk Adventures 231-250-2103 Alpena
Cheboygan
Montmorency
Otsego
PresqueIsle
Elk
Bear
Turkey
William Kabelman Gems wild game  906-274-5416 Chippewa
Luce
Mackinac
Deer
Waterfowl
Kevin Keeler Kevin Keeler  989-506-2547 All Bear
Bobcat
Patrick Kelly   906-493-5278 All Deer
Elk
Bear
Turkey
Waterfowl
Bobcat
Game Birds
Fox
Coyote
Michael King K2 Outfitting Inc 248-420-9364 Alcona
Alger
Allegan
Alpena
Deer
Elk
Bear
Turkey
Waterfowl
Bobcat
Game Birds
Fox
Coyote
Mark King Kings Outdoor Adventures LLC 810-923-0601 Clare
Gladwin
Livingston
Roscommon
Deer
Bear
Turkey
Waterfowl
Steve Kirby Kirby's guided hunts 989-942-1259 Alcona
Iosco
Bear
Turkey
Bobcat
Coyote
Vernon  Kirschner Howling Wolf Guide Service 906-396-5495 Baraga
Dickinson
Iron
Menominee
Deer
Bear
Turkey
Coyote
Daniel  Kirschner  Wild Spirit Guide Service 906-250-0089 Dickinson
Iron
Menominee
Deer
Bear
Bobcat
Coyote
Jeff Kittles Northern Lights Bear Baits 989-255-3513 All Bear
Jacob Kleczka Kaptain Kleczka Organics  904-780-8155 All Deer
Bear
Turkey
Waterfowl
Bobcat
Game Birds
Fox
Coyote
Trevor Michael Koon   231-564-3778 Antrim
Grand Traverse
Kalakaska
Mecosta
Montcalm
Deer
Coyote
Karl Kotimaki Karl Kotimaki 231-250-4764 Montmorency
Otsego
Elk
Brian  Krause BK Guide Service 810-338-8482 Alpena
Cheboygan
Montmorency
Otsego
PresqueIsle
Elk
Jodi Kronenberg The Dog Outfitters 810-683-4861 Cheboygan
Montmorency
Otsego
PresqueIsle
Deer
Elk
Bear
Turkey
Coyote
Michael Krupnek   989-928-7695 All Deer
Elk
Coyote
John Kruse   989-941-6002 Midland Deer
Bear
John Lafler  Outlaw  Guide Service  269-470-3161 All Bear
Bobcat
Coyote
Richard Laksonen Rooster Team One 906-458-5014 All Turkey
Waterfowl
Game Birds
John Lawrence Grouse Country Guide Service 810-513-6213 Baraga
Houghton
Iron
Ontonagon
Game Birds
Greg Leach Wildfowl Bay Woodsman Shop 989-313-5889 Huron Waterfowl
Gary Legato J.A.K.E. Unlimited  231-373-6969 All Deer
Bear
Turkey
Bobcat
Coyote
Mathieu Lessl Lessls outdoor Adventures  248-762-2682 All Deer
Elk
Bear
Turkey
Waterfowl
Coyote
Mathew Liestenfeltz Dead Stream Guide Service 231-920-1829 Alpena
Cheboygan
Kalakaska
Lake
Missaukee
Montmorency
Osceola
PresqueIsle
Wexford
Deer
Elk
Bear
Turkey
Waterfowl
Bobcat
Game Birds
Fox
Coyote
Roy Little Bushwackers 810-691-3373 Ontonagon Bear
Chris Lockard   517-420-3588 Crawford
Montmorency
Otsego
Bear
Bobcat
Coyote
Jake Lonier Shady Creek Outfitters 517-420-2538 Clinton
Eaton
Waterfowl
Thomas M. Losiewski North Country Hunting Adventures Inc. 269-330-0480 Alger
Delta
Schoolcraft
Bear
Bradley  Martin - 989-390-1025 All Elk
Bear
Turkey
William R.  Massey Two Beavers and Cedar Creek Guide Service 989-808-1007 Chippewa
Crawford
Luce
Mackinac
Missaukee
Ogemaw
Oscoda
Roscommon
Bear
Bobcat
Ralph Mayer   734-891-6466 Cheboygan
Montmorency
PresqueIsle
Elk
Evan  Mcelyea  Norther Flight Outdoors  517-672-9548 Livingston Turkey
Waterfowl
Robert McLennan The Dog Outfitters 989-390-2522 Cheboygan
Montmorency
Otsego
PresqueIsle
Deer
Elk
Bear
Turkey
Coyote
Duane  Mcleod  Big River OutFitters 231-794-0993 Grand Traverse
Lake
Manistee
Mason
Wexford
Deer
Bear
Turkey
Bobcat
Coyote
Charles O. Millay Pigeon River Country Outfitters 231-329-3357 Alpena
Antrim
Charlevoix
Cheboygan
Crawford
Emmet
Montmorency
Oscoda
Otsego
PresqueIsle
Elk
Jeffrey Miller   989-971-9134 Cheboygan
Montmorency
Ogemaw
Otsego
PresqueIsle
Elk
Kyla Miller Two Ladies and Crew Guide Service 269-503-1163 Lake
Manistee
Mason
Newaygo
Oceana
Wexford
Bear
Turkey
Robert Minard Grouse Ridge Guide Service  231-499-3060 Benzie
Clare
Gladwin
Grand Traverse
Manistee
Roscommon
Wexford
Game Birds
Brendan Montie Northern Flight Outdoors  517-345-8164 Livingston
Luce
Mackinac
Shiawassee
Turkey
Waterfowl
Ryan Moore Red Dawg Outfitters 616-540-0751 All Waterfowl
Gary  Morgan Wild Game Dynasty LLC 989-245-0137 All Deer
Elk
Bear
Turkey
Travis Mulder Black Spruce Guide Service  906-235-4338 Marquette Bear
Brandon  Mullins  Marsh Madness Outdoors 734-752-5410 All Waterfowl
Wayne Nelson   989-614-6405 All Elk
Bear
Randy Newberry   231-340-1082 Otsego Bear
Adam  Nieman Nieman bear guiding service 989-600-8672 Mackinac Bear
Timothy  Nowak   616-894-2769 All Bear
Bobcat
Fox
Coyote
Brandon Nutt Brandon Nutt Outdoors LLC 231-670-0175 All Deer
Bear
Turkey
Waterfowl
Bobcat
Game Birds
Fox
Coyote
Christopher  OKeefe Keweenaw Bear Hunts 734-765-9325 Houghton
Keweenaw
Bear
Jim Ormsbee   989-370-4458 All Elk
Bear
Turkey
Bobcat
Coyote
Jacob Ormsbee   989-619-3594 All Elk
Bear
Bobcat
James Orth Detroit Ducks 586-549-8049 All Waterfowl
Jake Osier Robo Jake Guide Service 231-420-5259 All Elk
Turkey
Waterfowl
John Oswald John Oswald 248-369-1958 All Deer
Elk
Bear
Turkey
Bobcat
Fox
Coyote
Dan Patrick   906-204-9743 Baraga
Marquette
Bear
Zachary Pattullo   989-390-2704 Crawford
Oscoda
Bear
Michael Pedigo   810-577-1220 Alpena
Cheboygan
Crawford
Livingston
Montmorency
Oscoda
Otsego
PresqueIsle
Elk
Bear
Bobcat
Coyote
August Pietila Maple Ridge Bait & Taxidermy 906-365-5050 Gogebic
Ontonagon
Bear
William Poniatoski   906-287-0995 Alger
Schoolcraft
Bear
Ryan Potter The Grouse Whisperer 248-343-3546 All Game Birds
Coyote
Ricky Pyles Jr Tug River Guide Service 989-550-9643 All Bear
Bobcat
Fox
Coyote
John Rahn III Yooper Outdoors 906 906-286-3155 Luce
Mackinac
Schoolcraft
Deer
Bear
Waterfowl
Clayton Raifsnider Bear swamp lodging and guide service 269-207-1196 Cheboygan
Montmorency
Otsego
PresqueIsle
Elk
Bear
William D. Rauff JR. B&B Guiding Service 906-630-5066 Alger
Cheboygan
Schoolcraft
Bear
Bradley  Reed Hidden Tree Outfitters 906-367-2410 Iron Deer
Bear
Turkey
Coyote
James Richards Jimbob"s Bears & Hares 906 204-0994 Baraga
Dickinson
Iron
Marquette
Deer
Bear
Rodney Riesland   906-360-9638 All

Deer
Bear
Turkey
Waterfowl
Game Birds

Charles Robar Robar Outfitters 612-306-0884 Bay
Cheboygan
Clare
Midland
Montmorency
Otsego
Saginaw
Deer
Elk
Bear
Turkey
Waterfowl
Bobcat
Game Birds
Fox
Coyote
Joseph Robinson An Elk Guide 989-619-6303 All Elk
Steve Roehm S&B Outfitters 734-320-2099 Baraga
Delta
Dickinson
Gogebic
Houghton
Iron
Marquette
Menominee
Bear
Bobcat
Coyote
Steve  Roehm S & B Outfitters 734-320-2099 Baraga
Delta
Dickinson
Gogebic
Houghton
Iron
Marquette
Menominee
Bear
Bobcat
Coyote
Brian Rogers - GM/COO Canada Creek Ranch 989-785-4201 Cheboygan
Montmorency
Otsego
PresqueIsle
Elk
Kelly Ross Elk Country Outfitters 989-306-0720 Alpena
Cheboygan
Montmorency
Elk
Bear
Patrick Samalik Big Wild Elk Guide Service 989-619-1374 Cheboygan
Montmorency
Otsego
Elk
Jeffrey Schaible Dog Outfitters 989-350-0139 Cheboygan
Montmorency
PresqueIsle
Elk
Jeff Schaible   989-350-0139 Cheboygan
Montmorency
Otsego
PresqueIsle
Elk
Leon  Searles Leon Searles 517-819-0178 All Elk
Chad Seley   989-557-0013 Luce
Ontonagon
Schoolcraft
Bear
Keith Shafer The Wildlife Group 231-313-3529 All Deer
Elk
Bear
Turkey
Waterfowl
Bobcat
Game Birds
Fox
Coyote
Paul Shoup Weldon Creek Outfitters and Supplies 231-233-3720 All Deer
Turkey
Waterfowl
Game Birds
Coyote
Chad Sides A+ Guide Service 989-614-6144 All Elk
Bear
Turkey
Bobcat
Game Birds
Coyote
Harold  Sikkila UP Bearguides 906-250-4854 Baraga
Houghton
Iron
Bear
Bobcat
Fox
Coyote
Alvin Sitkiewicz Michigan Gone Wild 989-619-6601 Cheboygan
Montmorency
Otsego
Elk
John Skiba Creekside Guide & Gundogs LLC 248-793-3120 All Game Birds
Matthew Skytta Fence River Outfitters 906-250-4082 Baraga
Iron
Marquette
Deer
Bear
John Slazinski   248-917-1782 Barry Turkey
Game Birds
Kris Smith   517-881-0353 Crawford
Montmorency
Oscoda
Otsego
Elk
Bear
Bobcat
Coyote
Walter Smith   231-459-8735 Alger
Chippewa
Luce
Mackinac
Schoolcraft
Bear
Bruce Smithling Sugar Island Duck Hunters Club LLC 906-632-0141 Chippewa
Mackinac
Waterfowl
Game Birds
Earl Scott Sowers   989-447-0551 Montmorency
PresqueIsle
Elk
Dennis Stachewicz Aspen Thicket Grouse Dogs 906-458-1287 All Game Birds
Rich  Standon   989-351-9856 Alpena
PresqueIsle
Bear
Bobcat
Coyote
Gerald Stanley   313-574-2634 Cheboygan
Montmorency
Otsego
PresqueIsle
Deer
Elk
Bear
Turkey
Jeffrey Stannis DTH Outfitters 734-883-1531 Jackson
Livingston
Washtenaw
Deer
Turkey
Robert Stone Pete Stone Guide Service 989-207-0088 Gladwin
Luce
Midland
Montmorency
Elk
Bear
Bobcat
Coyote
Brian Stroik Wild Card Guide Service 586-839-2916 All Deer
Elk
Bear
Turkey
Waterfowl
Bobcat
Game Birds
Fox
Coyote
Wayne (Fred) Suszek Ridge Runner Kennel 989-255-3647 Alpena
Montmorency
PresqueIsle
Deer
Bear
Bobcat
Fox
Coyote
Rick Tarnowski Mountain Ridge Outfitters 231-690-3164 Baraga
Marquette
Bear
Brad Taylor Red Oak Bear Outfitting 989-916-5068 PresqueIsle Bear
Caleb Taylor Black Shadow Guide Service 906-235-6703 Marquette Bear
James Thorpe   231-883-1268 Alger
Luce
Schoolcraft
Deer,Bear
Dillon VanderBie Manistee River Outfitters 231-510-3194 Lake
Manistee
Mason
Wexford
Bear
Deer
Turkey
Waterfowl
Game Birds
Gregory Wacker Precision Pursuit 734-812-6328 Gladwin
Monroe
Wayne
Waterfowl
Game Birds
Jason Ware Final Chase Guide Service 231-690-5242 Benzie
Luce
Manistee
Bear
Bobcat
Coyote
Robert G. Warner Raber Bay Outfitters 586-770-9106 Chippewa
Mackinac
Deer
Elk
Bear
Turkey
Waterfowl
GameBirds
Fox
Coyote
Jeremiah Warren   231-645-8300 Benzie
Crawford
Grand Traverse
Kalakaska
Lake
Leelanau
Montmorency
Oscoda
Otsego
Roscommon
Wexford
Bear
Chuck Whitmire   989-350-0041 Alpena
Cheboygan
Crawford
Montmorency
Oscoda
Otsego
PresqueIsle
Elk
Robert L.  Whitney Elk View Cabins & Guide Service 989-785-4896 Alpena
Antrim
Charlevoix
Cheboygan
Crawford
Emmet
Montmorency
Oscoda
Otsego
PresqueIsle
Elk
Michael Wolfe   906-364-4678 Gogebic Deer
Turkey
Waterfowl
Jason Wright Thundering Aspens, LLC 231-878-1576 Benzie
Grand Traverse
Manistee
Missaukee
Wexford
Turkey
Bobcat
Game Birds
Coyote
Scott Yachcik Off The Water 989-255-8242 Alpena Elk
Bear
Jesse Ziobron Bourbon Creek Gun Dogs and Guides 989-884-1630 All Game Birds
Michael Zweng Michael Zweng 810-278-7379 Houghton
Iron
St. Clair
Deer
Bear
Turkey