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Patriot news article:

Midstate guide captures
peacock bass records

Still time for walleye action on Susquehanna

Fishing brings smiles
no matter the age

Other articles of interest:

Slow, steady is way to go

Anglers missing out by not falling
for smallmouth bass

Warm weather sparks
bass hits on Susquehanna

Bates lures novices
with tips from pros

Get crankin' this summer

Choosing the Right Bates

Bring on the Bass

Mission Statement & Business Principles



It is our mission at Koinonia Guide Service to provide our clients a safe, educational, productive and memorable experience and to expose people to Godís Great Creation.


Our goal is to demonstrate to our clients Godís great power and mercy by sharing with them the wonderful Susquehanna River. We see Godís great power because He created this wonderful resource and we see His mercy in the fact that he has given us the time, ability and resources to enjoy his creation.

We want to encourage families, friends and business associates to create wonderful wholesome memories while promoting fellowship and conservation. To that end, we guarantee that you will never be embarrassed or offended by the language or actions of our Guides.

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