Guided Maine Family Fishing Trips

Family Fishing Trips

Experience fishing in the outdoors of Midcoast Maine like never before: in fishing spots known only to locals with a Master Maine Guide who’s an expert on the area’s geography, wildlife, and history.

This exclusive trip for your family will Introduce them to the fun of fishing while gaining an appreciation for the history and culture of the region. We’ll make the most of your time on this trip whether it is a full-day or a few hours, securing the willing perch and sunfish of the area.

If you’re looking for a kid-friendly, fun activity to make a vacation successful while creating great memories, this is the trip for you. You may even have the chance to explore an island, visit a beaver lodge, or to take home some perch fillets for dinner!


Where and When

Our Family Fishing Trips can accommodate up to five family members as we venture into Megunticook Lake in Camden, Seven Tree Pond in Union and other hidden fishing spots that are known only to locals. Locations will depend on weather, time or day, time of year, and recent fishing conditions.


Don Kleiner, Master Maine Guide

Don’s encyclopedic knowledge of Maine’s outdoors, wildlife, geography, and culture create an exclusive, guided experience like no other in the state of Maine. You’ll have a chance to soak up the pristine outdoors of Maine, creating memories with your family to last a lifetime, with an expert in the field.


Maine Outdoors for the Whole Family

Kids, parents, and grandparents will be at ease on the trip, learning something new while having fun. Don can make accommodations for various learning styles and accessibility needs, so every member of the family can fully experience the Maine outdoors during your custom trout fishing trip.

Whether you're a beginner or an experienced angler who wants to add a new skill in your fishing game, Don's expertise of over thirty years leading trips in Maine will ensure your success with helpful suggestions, knowledge of the area, the wildlife, and the environment.

You’ll be at ease in the 20-foot Lund Alaskan as we freshwater fish in search of our quarry, with fishing gear, bait, and life jackets provided for children.

If you’d like to use your own gear, bring it along! We’re happy to show you around your new equipment.

Here is a great story about the trip with lots of nice photos and a good explanation of the details. It is so nice to have someone else’s perspective on what I do and how much fun it is. Read the story here!

What's Included

Maine Outdoors will supply everything you’ll need for your fishing or nature exploration trip including:

Boat and Guide

Fishing rods, lures, and bait


Rain Jackets (if needed)

Fishing licenses


What You’ll Need to Bring

Your jacket in case the weather turns cool

Your smile

Your credit card


For full day trips, Don will include lunch at a quiet shoreside setting.


Need more information? Frequentlyasked questions are answered here.


Your unique Maine adventure is a quick click away! Enjoy the Maine outdoors with your family, under the care of a Master Maine Guide.

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