Eastern View Outfitters

Welcome to Eastern View Outfitters: "Where success afield is our business". Eastern View Outfitters is a Fully Licensed and Insured Outdoor Guide Service specializing in Guided Waterfowl Hunts in NY, Turkey Hunts in Plattsburgh, NY, Albany, NY and Canton, NY! Fully Guided Fishing Charters on Lake Champlain in Plattsburgh, NY. Fully Guided Bowfishing Trips in New York and Vermont on Lake Champlain. We also offer an ECO-Tours and sightseeing Trips on the Historical Lake Champlain Basin, where we will take you to some of the historical Naval battle sites from the War of 1812 and point out local attractions on the lake.  

Here is a detailed list of the services we offer at EVO


About Eastern View Outfitters

Eastern View Outfitters is the most diverse Oufitter and Guide service in the region! Offering guests the perks of full-time, year-round guide service. EVO is owned and operated by USCG Captain Bryce Collins. EVO's homebase is centered in Plattsburgh, NY adjacent to the world class Lake Champlain region fishery.  We have access to some of the most productive and game rich hunting grounds the Northeast has to offer. The Lake Champlain Valley is a rich and fertile landscape that provides habitat for large populations of waterfowl species, deer, wild turkeys and fish!  Lake Champlain is also rated as one of the best Bass Fishing Lakes in the country! Lake Champlain is a very unique body of water that is home to Monster Lake Trout, Atlantic Salmon, Brown Trout, Steelhead as well as large populations of Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Pickerel and Northern Pike! These are some of the common species our guests enjoy targeting when fishing on Lake Champlain. EVO is a Licensed and Insured  New York State Guide service and Outfitter with nearly 20 years of experience hunting and fishing across New York, Vermont, Pennsylvania and numerous other states. Our guides exhibit a wealth of knowledge about the region and Eastern View Outfitters has access to thousands of acres of private farmland. Captain Bryce and the guides at Eastern View Outfitters bring you the best hunting and fishing trips available and provide these services at great rates! 


About the Owner Bryce Collins...

Bryce is a New York State Guide and Licensed United States Coast Guard Captain. He is the Sole Proprietor of Eastern View Outfitters, and currently resides less than 15 miles from where he grew up with  his Black Labrador Retriever named Hudson!  Bryce graduated Cum Laude from SUNY Plattsburgh with a B.S. in Environmental Science. After college he pursued a career in his field, taking a Government position utilizing GIS mapping in western NY. After several years he chose to make a life change, giving up a career in his field and to follow his true passion.... The Outdoors! Amongst his outdoor pursuits Bryce has traveled to and guided in numerous other states, including New Mexico for Merriam's turkeys, Oklahoma for Rio's and in south Florida for the elusive Osceola turkey only found there.  In the spring of 2012, Bryce added a single season Grand Slam to his accolades. Traveling to Florida, Oklahoma, New Mexico and New York to harvest the four wild turkey subspecies, all in the same spring season. (Rio-Grande, Merriam's, Osceola, Eastern). He is currently working on his quest for the US Super Slam!  When he is not in the field you can find him volunteering his time for the National Wild Turkey Federation, mentoring Youth-Hunts, or training his dog and competing in AKC sanctioned Retriever Hunt Tests. "I have chosen to dedicate my life to sharing my knowledge and love of the outdoors with others.... What better way to carve out an existence in this world"  

Lake Trout Fishing on Lake Champlain with Eastern View Outfitters 

 Come let EVO show you what adventures the Northeast has to offer you!