New York Licensed Guide #6115
Professor of Outdoor and Environmental Education
Dave has 25+ years of teaching at college level. He teaches courses in Outdoor Education, Wilderness Skills, Backpacking, Environmental Studies, Health, Wellness and Physical Fitness courses. Dave enjoys and actively participates in outdoor pursuits to include hiking, camping, backpacking, fly-fishing, canoeing, sailing, flying and travel.
Founder of Adirondack Guide Services, he has been an outdoor guide for 25+ years and is on the National Registry of EMT's certified through SOLO with the Wilderness protocol.
New York Licensed Guide #6018
BRAG Lure and Guide Activity Services
Bruce has been teaching Recreation, Outdoor Education, Health, Wellness and Physical Fitness, Social Science courses at the college level for 20 years.
Bruce started BRAG Lures making spinners for light tackle fishing on streams, rivers and lakes. He expanded his mission to include licensed guide services for outdoor sports and outdoor fitness. He provides both hands on experiences and consulting services to help you with planning for and participating in a variety of human powered outing excursions. These include, but are not limited to hiking, camping backpacking, mountaineering, paddling, cycling (road, gravel, mountain and “fat bike”) outdoor photography, skiing (Nordic, alpine and backcountry) and of course fishing. Bruce can help you get ready for an outdoor adventure or competition (such as the Black Fly Challenge) with fitness assessment and a personalized outdoor activities fitness program. Bruce is happy to provide beginners with a program that will help introduce them to adventure based outdoor activities. Bruce also has expertise in adapted activities and special needs. Bruce is Certified Health and Physical Education Educator, NYDCJ Certified Physical Training Instructor and SOLO Wilderness First Responder.