Captain
Michael Foster

Member since March 2015 Fernandina Beach, United States
Background
Captain Michael Foster has been fishing for over two decades now and guiding for more than a decade. He's a 3rd generation captain, proudly continuing the family tradition. His family are native to Amelia Island and especially connected to the waters around the island – they're commercial fishermen. With Capt. Michael, you get the benefit of more than a single lifetime spent fishing the local waters, at your disposal.

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Fernandina Beach, United States
Background
Captain Michael Foster has been fishing for over two decades now and guiding for more than a decade. He's a 3rd generation captain, proudly continuing the family tradition. His family are native to Amelia Island and especially connected to the waters around the island – they're commercial fishermen. With Capt. Michael, you get the benefit of more than a single lifetime spent fishing the local waters, at your disposal.
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My Charter Listing

Excellent
4.9 / 5
(138 reviews)
Angler's choice
Fernandina Beach
 2 bookings in the past week.
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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 138 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.9 / 5
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
98%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
98%
Appropriate for children
97%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
83%
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Jennifer D.
Jacksonville, Florida
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fishing with Michael

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip - Offshore (AM) on September 1, 2022
Awesome trip! Capt. Mike was very honest and told us up front what we could be catching. If you’re looking for a trip to...
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Mark D.
Virginia Beach, VA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half day with Captain Michael

VERIFIED   NEW  Shark and Goliath grouper on May 21, 2023
Fantastic day on the water, Michael was a great host and an even better fisherman. Michael put us on some great fish and we...
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Robert P.
White Oak, GA
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Very good
4.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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10 hour trip

VERIFIED   Extended Full Day Trip on August 10, 2022
To be entirely fair to Captain Mike and Tye, they tried to convince us to change our trip date due to it being rough out on...
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Alexia T.
Castro Valley, CA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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3/4 Day Offshore Trip with Capt Michael and Ty

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip - Offshore (AM) on June 23, 2022
Awesome experience! Michael made the call to depart later in the day due to heavier winds in the morning and we’re grateful...
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Jason B.
Kennesaw, GA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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6 hour offshore with Capt michael

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip - Offshore (AM) on April 2, 2023
5 stars doesn’t do Capt Michael justice! Fishing is fishing not catching but a great captain makes the trip fun even when...
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