About Us

Quality with a Personal Touch

GT Outdoors… we are northwest natives sharing years of  experience mentoring others in pursuit of their outdoor dreams. If you’re looking for a private, safe, affordable “quality experience” learning “hands on,” then we’re the relaxed outdoor professional experience for you!

Qualifications

Troy Neimann is an avid angler, speaker, promoter, guide, elk caller and outdoor enthusiast who currently resides in Portland, Oregon. Married over twenty years with three incredible children, Neimann has built a career advising industries on benefit strategies while pursuing passions in the outdoors. Born and raised in the Pacific Northwest, Troy is an accomplished big game hunter, fisherman and guide who pursues an infectious passion to help mentor others.

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Troy is a true adventurist by nature, he and author Gary Lewis “co-created” the Public Lands Elk Hunting seminar series along with production of the Northwest Elk Academy instructional DVD. Neimann is also a former US Navy battleship sailor having served in the Gulf War as a oceanographer and weather forecaster.

Throughout the year one can find Troy fishing, calling elk, conducting workshops, testing products, filming, guiding or just enjoying “quality time” with family, friends and clients in the great outdoors.

 

Experience & Licensing thFRQ4XQX8

  • Coast Guard OUPV Near Coastal (Six Pack)
  • Oregon Guide & Outfitter
  • Alaska Charter Captain
  • Structural & Wildland Firefighter (Bend Fire Dept.)
  • US Navy Aerographer (USS NEW JERSEY BB-62)
  • Prior Paramedic Trained (EMT-P)
  • Mountain Rescue – Pro Ski Patrol
  • Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED Cert.
  • 20+ years

Our Fleet

32′ Corporate Office Offshore Pilot House

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25′ 5″ Alumaweld Columbia

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  • Comfort has a new name, “Columbia.” Designed for those rough water applications.
  • Lifetime construction – built to a lifetime standard with .190 sidewall and .250 bottom thickness for durability.
  • Dry ride – Alumaweld’s exclusive chine design deflects spray and chop away from the boat, keeping you and your passengers dry.
  • Ergonomic comfort – every Columbia is designed to deliver exceptional comfort using engineered ergonomics like: optimal sidewall height, wide walk-thru areas, proper deck height, ideal sidewall flare, ultra-comfortable seats, enhanced visibility over the bow and dozens of exclusive design features that make every Alumaweld distinctively comfortable and easy-to-own.
  • Engineered to fish better – engineered bottom strakes, one piece bottom, generous storage, careful balance to enhance tracking and running performance and full coaming gunnels for mounting downriggers, rod holders and electronics combine to make every Columbia the ultimate professional-grade fishing machine.
  • Alumaweld’s exclusive Wide Ride™ bottom planes quickly, performs flawlessly and is more stable.

Safety thVUGSU4S7

  • USCG approved Type 1 PFD life jackets
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • First Aid Kit
  • GPS, Chart plotter, Sonar & Radar
  • VHF with AIS and portable radio
  • Life ring buoy with 50ft. rope
  • Throw cushions
  • USCG survival kit (flares, whistle, air horn, die & strobe)
  • Multiple marine batteries
  • Portable battery back up
  • Auxiliary motors
  • Autopilot
  • Emergency Positioning Radio Beacon (EPIRB)
  • Revere Life Raft
  • Generator

Gear & Tackle

  • Fish Fighter Accessories
  • Cousins professional fishing rods
  • Okuma low profile reels with counters
  • VIP Outdoors tackle
  • Outriggers and downriggers
  • Coolers with ice packs
  • Hot tank with washdown system
  • Columbia River anchor system
  • Assorted rain gear
  • Marine BBQ system
  • Wireless sound system