Mike Schell

Mike is co-owner of Northern Flight Guide Service. Mike and Kyle established the guide company in 1988. Mike is a master guide with a keen ability to understand waterfowl and opportunities to have a memorable hunt. Besides being a great waterfowl guide Mike also guides for Spring Snows, Early Season Canada geese and summer walleye fishing. Mike is a live long resident of the Devils Lake area.

Kyle Blanchfield

Kyle is co-owner of Northern Flight Guide Service. Kyle and Mike Schell established the guide company in 1988. Kyle has had the pleasure to host waterfowl hunters from around the USA for over 30 years. Kyle enjoys sharing waterfowl hunting experiences with his guests on the North Dakota prairies. Besides a fall guide Kyle owns and operates Woodland Resort with his wife Karin.

Eric Strub

Eric Strub has been with the guide company since 2010. Eric has a passion for waterfowl that he loves to share with his clients. Besides a main guide in the fall, Eric also guides for spring snows early season Canada goose hunts and is a member of the Woodland Resort’s ice crew. Originally from Ore, MN Eric moved to the Devils Lake area in 2009 and lives in rural Harlow ND.

Eric Bendenwald

Eric has been with the guide company since 2011. Eric is a fun loving waterfowl junkie. Great guide skills and a joy to hunt with. Besides guiding for Northern Flight in the fall Eric also guides for Spring Snows, early Canada geese, summer fishing guide for the Perch Patrol Guide Service and member of the winter ice crew for Woodland Resort. Eric is from Aberdeen, SD but spends most of the year in the Devils Lake area.

Devan Sundeen

Devan has been with the guide service since 2016. Devan is a work horse and is committed to show his hunters decoying birds, up close and personal. Devan is also a summer fishing guide with the Perch Patrol Guide Service and a team member on the Woodland Resort ice crew for winter fishing.

Travis Elsperger

Travis has been with the guide service since 2017. First thing you will notice is Travis’s passion, energy and dedication to detail. Travis will work hard to make sure his guys have a great trip. Travis also guides summer and winter anglers and operates a fishing report website

Warren Blanchfield

Warren has been with the guide service since 2016. Warren loves field hunting for mallards and geese and works hard getting his hunters on the best hunt possible. Warren is finishing up his degree at UND and works at Woodland Resort in the summer.

Landen Blanchfield

Landen has been with the guide service since 2018. Landen started hunting at a young age and passed his guide test at 18 years old. He has a real love of all things duck and goose hunting. Landen is a full time student at UND and work at Woodland Resort in the summer.

Mike and Kyle look forward to hosting your crew. We have been fortunate to be guiding on the vast North Dakota prairie since 1988. We are proud of our guides, facilities, and the many years of providing quality hunts through our service. Join us this year on a great waterfowl hunt.

Hosts:
Kyle Blanchfield
Mike Schell