Jeffrey Foote

Meet Captain Jeffrey Foote

Meet Captain Jeff Foote of Central New Hampshire Guides And His Boats

About Captain Jeffrey Foote

Captain Jeffrey D Foote has averaged over 200 days a year at sea on the water for over 30 years. After graduating high school he attended the University of New England in Biddeford Maine majoring in Marine biology. He is employed for 11 years on the F/V Seafari out of Kittery Maine with the Bush learning many of the skills and habits required to operate and maintain a successful charter business.

In 1999, he branched out to the South dock stomping to Hatteras North Carolina finding a job on the F/V Fin Fantasy and spending 4 years on the F/V Hunter out of Oregon Inlet North Carolina wintering in Isla Muhares Mexico Sailfish fishing. He then returned to New England and spent the summer working as a 2nd captain on the F/V Yankee caps based in Gloucester doing overnight groundfish trips. Intertwined amongst these 3 decades of incredible fishing experiences have been countless successful days of freshwater fishing archery and muzzleloader hunting multiple successful moose hunts and employed in Road construction, Marine construction, Surveyor, Ski instructor, and most recently as an independent contractor for the National Marine Fisheries.


As the owner of central New Hampshire guides, he intends to keep the focus on conveying the experiences and successes of a lifetime in the outdoors to those with a desire to learn and share with future generations.

Since its establishment in 2005, Central New Hampshire Guides has specialized in creating original outdoor experiences that are educational and rewarding.


Captain Jeff Foote specializes in Deep-Sea fishing, Shark fishing, Striped Bass fishing, and Mackerel & Lobster tours. His saltwater fishing career began on a 19-foot Eastern in 1981 as a secondary family business, fished for 9 years on a 42-foot harpoon boat which instilled in him the love of the giant bluefin tuna and the sea. 

Captain Jeffrey Foote has years of service and extensive knowledge of the local waters. He always makes sure to provide the best possible fishing experience to each of his clients. His commitment is to plan his customer's work and work on his customer's plans. That is what keeps him on top. He is also a licensed New Hampshire guide and holds a USCG 100 Ton License. He will go above and beyond to ensure everyone has a great time fishing.

His Boats

Enjoy the best of both worlds with his two boats: the 25' Parker-250HP Evenrude cruising at 30MPH and equipped with live bait, plus the 35' Duffy 650 HP Mack that reaches maximum speeds of 35MPH. Whether you're after speed or comfort, you'll find it in this reliable and professional charter service.

Most Suitable Guests

If you're looking for a great experience on the water and the chance to catch the official state fish of New Hampshire, the Striped Bass, then look no further than Captain Jeffrey Foote at Central New Hampshire Guides!

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Trip Includes

Rods, Reels & Tackle


What to Bring

Food and drinks

Sun protection (sunscreen, sunglasses & hats)

Weather Appropriate Clothes

Scopolamine (Rx) or Dramamine (for Saltwater trips/motion sickness)

DEPOSIT: A deposit is required for all bookings and will be applied at checkout

BALANCE: The remaining balance is due on the trip date as either Credit or Cash.

GUEST CANCELLATION: In the event that you must cancel your booking, you must do so 14 days prior to your trip date to receive a refund on your deposit. Rescheduling is encouraged and dependent on guide availability.

GUIDE CANCELLATION: In the rare event that your guide must cancel due to inclement weather, health, or equipment issues, you will have the option to reschedule your charter for a later date or receive a refund on your deposit.

TIPPING: Tips to your guide are greatly appreciated for your quality trip.

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