You need a 2019 or newer Delorme Gazetteer Maine Edition for Guide Class map class with us, You need one for your test exam in Augusta and you will not put any writing in these in class, so you will have a clean one for your exam in Augusta, per their requirements! You can buy them online from either of these links, just make sure you receive it before your class date with us! 

Garmin Delorme 2022 Maine Gazetteer  -  (Plus Shipping)

Garmin Delorme 2022 Maine Gazetteer -  (No shipping if you have an Amazon Prime account) 


  • Guide Class Downloads and Suggested Reading Prior to any Class.

Fill Out Form Below Online - Print Newest Version Available 

Maine Guide License Application


  • Highly Suggested Book For Purchase on Amazon

Master Guide Handbook To Outdoor Adventure Trips by Gil Gilpatrick    

  • Suggested Free Reading IFW Publication 

You Alone In The Maine Woods

 We recommend printing out or contacting IFW for actual law books for study (Some are unavailable)  all 5 Maine Current Law Books you can read or print out online or from your Smart Phones if you prefer.  IFW Law Books  

 Maine Law Books and related required study information

If you would like to receive an official copy of the 2023 Maine Open Water and Ice Fishing , Hunting or Trapping Laws by mail, please send your request by email or call the IFW at (207) 287-8000.

Downloads Below:   

Hunting Law Book

Moose Hunting Guide & Laws

Fishing Law Book

Maine Fishing Guide - Hot Spots by IFW 

Trapping Law Book 

                           How To Avoid Incidental Take of A Lynx (Excellent Student Read)

                           New Design Requirements For Lynx Exclusion Devices (Excellent Student Read)

                           Bear Trapping FAQ (Excellent Student Read)

Boating Law Book

                  Free Online Boating Safety Course...Great for learning Boating!

                           US Coast Guard Boating Safety

                           IFW Safety Tips Page

ATV & Snowmobile Law Book

                           Know your trail markers

                           Over Sized ATV LAWS

Mammals of Maine

IFW Mammals Page with Links to animals.

Fishes of Maine

Fishes OF Maine E-Book

Birds of Maine

IFW Birds of Maine page with links

Maine Forestry - TREES

Maine Trees PDF