(814) 688-2309 RedChildress@gmail.com



To check my availability, please visit my Fishing Reports page.

What to bring:

  • Rain gear, waders (when applicable) food, etc……. will be your responsibility as we will provide the rest.  If you have a favorite rod, please feel free to bring it.  If not, we have a great line of St. Croix rods/reels you can use.
  • We provide ALL tackle needed to catch the big one!!
  • Please remember you are required to possess a valid PA/NY fishing license on your trip.
  • Polarized glasses are strongly recommended for musky trips.
  • You may need a camera or I can send your photos via email.
  • An open mind and an understanding that it is called fishing for a reason. Sometimes the fish do not always cooperate.

     **We will fish rain or shine.  If lightning occurs, we will head to safety.
Short days related to lightning will result in a pro-rated refund.**

We will provide:

  • St. Croix Legend Tournament/Avid/Premier Rods depending on the species
  • St. Croix Series Reels or Cabela’s Saltwater Musky rigs (Baitcasting/Spinning)
  • Minn Kota 80lb. Terrova wireless trolling motor
  • 2008 21ft. Extreme Shallow JetCraft w/200hp OptiMax
  • 15hp Mercury Pro Kicker for Trolling
  • Suffix 832 Braided Line
  • Catch and Release Methods
  • Informative Discussions on Lake and River Fishing and Seasonal Movements
  • Beautiful Scenery of the Allegheny National Forest
  • 100 Percent Effort on our Part to Provided You with an Awesome Day


  • Super 8 (Warren)— 814-723-8881 – Map It!
  • Holiday Inn (Warren)— 814-726-3000 – Map It!
  • MacBeths Cabins—814-774-8400
  • We Wan Chu Cottages–716-789-3383 (Chautauqua Lake)
  • Galloping Inn—(814)-706-9274
  • Hampton Inn (North Warren)—814-723-2722

Bait and Tackle Shops:

  • Animalistic Outdoors (Warren)— 814-726-7475 – Map It!


**Click here to buy a PA FISHING LICENSE.*

Want to book a fishing trip?
Please contact me at:

Allegheny Guide Service
Owner: Red Childress
175 Alpine Way
Warren PA 16365

Allegheny River and Reservoir/Tionesta
Lake Trips please call:

Capt. Red Childress
Cell: (814) 688-2309 (Yes, I text too.)
Email: RedChildress@gmail.com

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*Pennsylvania/New York
Licensed Fishing Guide*
Fully Insured
CPR/First Aid/Water Safety Certified

*Click HERE to purchase your PA Fishing License*