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Maine Hunts:

LARGEST MAINE BLACK BEAR TAKEN ~ AND STILL HOLDS THE
RECORD TODAY AT 680 LBS. GUIDED BY…..
MASTER GUIDE "OLE GRIZZ" HIGGINS…..

All bear hunts are six days lodging and five days hunting. The best time to arrive
 is on Sunday afternoon. A 50 % deposit is required on all hunts. No deposits refunded.

PERSONAL CHECKS ACCEPTED ON RESERVATIONS ONLY.
Land access fee $75.00 (Bear Hunting Only)

“WE SKIN THEM FROM NOSE TO TOES” “PROFESSIONAL CARE OF ALL YOUR GAME”

Bear Hunting in Maine’s Vast Highlands of Aroostook County
August ~ September & October

$1,549.00

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(Housekeeping Accommodations)
You will be set up on real active baits and mostly all good close shooting. Our specially processed
bait along with our own highly productive scent formula, are a couple of reasons why we have
such a good success with this method of hunting for over twenty five years.
 

 

Bear Hunting in Maine’s Vast Highlands of Aroostook County  $1,549.00

September & October With Hounds…

GUIDED: Guide provides Wildlife Tracking Box3,000 w/ Johnson Tree Switch Radio Collars
and transportation.

Experienced Licensed MaineGuides…3 Hunters per guide.         

(American Plan)

A six day stay and a five day hunt tailored the same as our regular base housekeeping hunts.
However, this will allow you to

Hunt Coyotes over bait on stand during late afternoon till sunset. An additional $350.00 per
Coyote hunt is added.

                         

Bear Hunting In Maine’s Northwest Region ~ September $1,749.00


 

 

 

(American Plan)

A six day stay and a five day hunt tailored the same as our regular base camp housekeeping hunts
with meals.

Also, this hunt will include a home cooked lunch by your guide in the field each day and the coffee
pot will be always on.

Non Hunting wife or partner $500.00. Only one Black Bear per season.  

 

DEER ~ October Bow Hunting                                          $295.00 Non-Guided

House Keeping Cabins Extra…Sleeps Six                      $500.00 Per Week Per Cabin

 

 

 

Although, a NON-GUIDED hunt, our guides know where the deer are working and we will
show you a good area. Not much hunting pressure on our deer during bow season.
Our food plots consist of old apple orchards, clover along with beechnut ridges, cedar 
thickets. We have some BIG DEER. Also grouse season is open, so bring your favorite shotgun.
Try our Bear Hound Hunt.

 DEER ~ November (Firearm Season)                                                          $295.00 Non-Guided

House Keeping Cabins Extra…Sleeps Six                                                 $500.00 Per Week Per Cabin

In this area a guide is not necessary but is helpful. A fully guided hunt includes complete

guide service including a four-wheel drive vehicle for transportation. Hunters supply guides expenses.

Price of Guide Service is $80.00 a day per man. Two man minimum.  

Grouse & Woodcock - October & November

Three Day Hunt, One or Two Hunters (Total)

$900.00

Additional Hunters (Three Day Hunt - per Hunter)

$400.00

Additional days

$300.00

Spouse or non-hunting partner

$230.00

Deposit, 50% non-refundable Non-Resident Small Game Maine Hunting 3-Day License, $35.00
; Season

License, $60.00. Arrive evening before 1st day's hunt and depart after the end of 3rd day's hunt.

 

 

Grouse Hunt Includes: Full guide service. Four wheel drive vehicle for the hunt. All gas and vehicle expense.
Land Access

“private land” and insurance fees. Housekeeping accommodations. Housing for your dogs. Vehicle dog boxes
to hunt out of.

On an average day we have 12-16 flushes of grouse along with several woodcock flushes. We have tracking
collars if you need

security of valuable dogs and tracking them is at no extra charge. Transportation both ways from the closest
Airport is available.

Price $200.00 per party of two. It may be of value to have your own vehicle and many of the major rental
companies are located

at airport.  

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Moose Hunting ~ September & October (All Zones)                                                             $1,749.00                     

Moose Hunting ~ <Same Dates Guided Only>                                                        $1,000.00

 

***Moose Hunt Includes: Six days hunting with full guide service for one or two hunters (permit holder and
 sub-permit holder.

Housekeeping cabins with meals provided. Non-hunting partner are free providing they pay for their own
lodging and meals.

Guide will provide Four Wheel Drive Vehicle. Expense’s of gas and oil is handled by permit holder and
sub-permit holder.

Master Guide will handle Land Access “private land” and insurance fees. Transportation both ways from
the closest Airport is available. Price $200.00 per party of two. It may be of value to have your own vehicle and many of the
major rental companies are  located at airport.

 

Attention Moose Hunters: The Northern Zone and Central Zones boarder
my hunting camps, and had  Around 92% success rate in 2004.

They have the heaviest Moose population in the state of
Maine. Than comes
Zones #3 & #4. When you go out of these four zones your percentage drops to
around 85%.

Remember, I guide all zones and know them all in my over thirty years of guiding as a
licensed guide.  

 

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ADDITIONAL MAINE HUNTING INFO & LICENSE FEES:

***Who needs a hunting license?

·         Anyone 10 years of age and over must obtain a license to hunt wild birds or wild animals.

·         Children under 10 years of age are not allowed to hunt.

·         Hunters 16 years of age and over must possess an adult license to hunt. 

·        Hunters 16 years of age and over wishing to hunt with bow and arrow during the Special

·        Expanded Archery Seasons must obtain the appropriate archery license.

What are the requirements for obtaining a hunting license?

Applicants for an adult hunting license must show proof of having previously held an adult license to hunt

 

 

Fire arms in any year beginning with 1976 or successful completion of an approved hunter safety course.

HUNTING LICENSE FEES (prices listed below do not include the agent fee)

A duplicate may be obtained from the license agent who issued original license for $2.00

RESIDENT 

  • Hunting (16 & older) $22.00
  • Bear Permit (required to hunt bear outside of the regular firearm season on deer) $28.00
  • Small Game Hunting* (16 & older) $15.00
  •  
  • Combination Hunting & Fishing (16 & older) $39.00
  • Junior Hunting (10 to 15 years inclusive) $8.00
  • Combination Hunting & Fishing (70 & older) free
  • Combination Fishing/Archery (16 & older) $39.00
  • Serviceman (resident) Combination Hunting & Fishing $23.00
  • Disabled War Veteran (resident) free
  • Archery Hunting (16 & older) $22.00

 

Archery Hunting (70 & older) free

  • Expanded Archery (Antlerless Deer) $13.00
  • Expanded Archery (Antlered Deer) $33.00
  • Muzzle-loading (10 & older) $14.00
  • Muzzle-loading (70 & older) free
  • Fall Turkey $13.00
  • Duplicate $2.00

NONRESIDENT  

  • Big Game Hunting (16 years & older) $ 88.00
  • Bear Permit (required to hunt bear outside of the regular firearm season on deer) $68.00
  • Combination Hunting & Fishing (16 & older) $126.00
  • Small Game Hunting * (16 & older) $58.00
  • 3-day Small Game hunting (valid for 3 consecutive days) $33.00
  • Junior Hunting (10 to 15 years) $28.00
  • Archery Hunting (16 & older) $58.00
  • Expanded Archery (Antlerless Deer) $13.00
  • Expanded Archery (Antlered Deer) $33.00
  • Muzzle-loading (10 & older) $36.00
  • Fall Turkey $43.00
  • Duplicate $2.00

* NOTE: A SMALL GAME LICENSE permits the hunting of all species except deer, bear, turkey, moose,
raccoon and bobcat.

OTHER LICENSES/PERMITS 

  • Coyote Night Hunting Permit  $5.00
  • Falconry  $27.00
  • Migratory Waterfowl Hunting (16 & older)  $8.50
  • Pheasant Hunting Permit (Cumberland & York Counties only)  $19.00

 

Moose, Turkey, Antlerless Deer Permits

  • (Unless otherwise noted, all licenses and permits expire on December 31 of the year issued).

     
 

YOUR HOST:

MASTER GUIDE "OLE GRIZZ" HIGGINS

275 GRAHAMS DRIVE   

ROCKY MOUNT, VA. 24151    CELL: (540) 493-7179
 

 

For more detailed information please drop us a line!
grizz.flyfishing@gmail.com
 
         
 
          PROFESSIONAL MASTER GUIDE ~ HUNTING ~ FISHING ~ WHITEWATER RAFTING & CANOEING ~ FLY FISHING SCHOOL EST. 1971 ~ TEACHING QUALITY FLY FISHING TO ALL AGES 
 GRIZZ HIGGINS, INSTRUCTOR
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