Our trips are led by highly skilled Registered Maine Guides and courses are taught by American Canoe Association Certified Instructors. Each are diverse in personality, style and background, with their own character and individual expertise. Our staff are passionate and eager to share with you an adventure that will last a lifetime.
Please enjoy learning a little bit about our wonderful guide staff.
Christopher is the Outdoor School Director for Maine Sport Outfitters and has been a registered Maine sea kayaking guide since 2001 and a rec guide since 2004.
He is an ACA open water instructor and has earned his BCU 4* award. Christopher is also a Wilderness first responder. He has been instructing everything from level 1 basic strokes and rescues up to level 5 tidal current workshops for the past 8 years including training paddlers to be Registered Maine Sea Kayaking Guides. He is nationally board certified in sports medicine/ Athletic Training. When Christopher is not on the water he is the Trainer and Physical Education teacher at Camden Hills Regional High School and the lead singer in the Van Halen tribute band Balance.
Christine is most at home around the ocean. She has worked on schooners, teaches marine science and SCUBA dives. Her adventures include paddling the entire coast of Maine and sailing on schooners from Nova Scotia to Antartica. Christine loves to share her knowledge of and passion for ocean through sea kayaking.
An accomplished maritime historian, Ben is one of Maine Sport’s most ambitious and knowledgeable guides. Ben is a Registered Maine Recreation and Sea Kayak Guide and an ACA Certified Coastal Kayak Instructor.
Stephen has more credentials than you can shake a stick at – an Eagle Scout, BCU Instructor, ACA Certified Coastal Kayak Instructor Trainer and Registered Maine Guide. He does just about everything.
Justin started with us in 2005 as a reservationist, and developed his skills as a guide by helping prepare for and clean up after trips. Justin earned his guide license in 2007 and works hard to make sure your trip is as smooth as possible.
Bryan’s passion for paddling takes him sea kayaking, canoeing, white water paddling and flat water sprint kayaking. He has lead sea kayak expeditions since 1996 around Maine, Florida, New Foundland and South America.