Our highly skilled guides are here for YOU. Owners Michael Tuminaro and David Tyrol have been through extensive training as guides and first responders and will use this knowledge to make sure your hunt is seamless and successful from start to finish. Mike and Dave actually run a guide school and teach others how to become great guides! All of our guides are not only experts in the sport - excellent at handling the dogs, locating birds and helping you find the perfect shot - but they’re also really fun to be around!
Dave is a native Mainer and has hunted and fished throughout North America for over 30 years. A Registered Maine Guide for hunting, fishing, and recreation, he is also a trained firearms instructor and has taught many of Maine's first responders for the last 18 years. Dave guides over his two American Brittanys, Islay and Finley. An experienced fly tyer and wing shooter, Dave is also a great cook that loves to prepare meals, including wild game for our guests at camp.
Mike has been hunting and fishing in the US and Canada for 30+ years. He is a Registered Maine Guide for hunting, fishing and recreational trips. Mike trains upland bird dogs with NAVHDA and guides over his two German Shorthaired Pointers, Risa and Camden. Mike is the Deputy Director for the Maine Professional Guides Association, representing over 1200 guides in Maine. Mike ocassionally writes stories for the Maine Sportsman, the Virginia Sportsman, and several other upland publications.
A long-time fly fisherman, Robb discovered the peak joys of grouse and woodcock hunting in his middle years, recruited by his first American Brittany, Lincoln. He has since added a second Brittany named Rooster to the roster. Robb fell in love with the state of Maine and its wildlife hunting annually with Mike and Dave and became a Registered Maine Guide in 2023 for hunting. Robb is also an outdoors writer and has been a contributor to the Virginia Sportsman, Project Upland , Hunting Dog Confidential, Outdoor Life and the Ruffed Grouse Society.