Captain
Jim Conant

Member since January 2015 Cape Coral, United States
Background
Captain Jim Conant started running guided fishing trips after retiring from the army, and now runs a successful business taking tourists and veterans around the beautiful Florida waters in search of great fish. Captain Jim truly loves guiding, and enjoys nothing more than helping people land their first fish and kindling their passion for the sport.
Techniques
Captain Jim likes using live bait such as Shrimp, Whitebait, Pinfish or cut baits, along with a handful of top water and mid-water lures.

Hey, I'm Captain Jim Conant

Cape Coral, United States
Background
Captain Jim Conant started running guided fishing trips after retiring from the army, and now runs a successful business taking tourists and veterans around the beautiful Florida waters in search of great fish. Captain Jim truly loves guiding, and enjoys nothing more than helping people land their first fish and kindling their passion for the sport.
Techniques
Captain Jim likes using live bait such as Shrimp, Whitebait, Pinfish or cut baits, along with a handful of top water and mid-water lures.

My Charter Listing

Jimbo’s Charters

45 reviews
Cape Coral
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Fishing Reports

Tarpon, Grouper Cobia

March 25, 2017

25 March 2017 Tarpon, Grouper, sheep and Trout It’s been two weeks since my last report and during that period we have been on quite a few different species and having to work harder to find them or get… Read Full Report →


Fishing North winds and fronts

October 27, 2016

Fishing North winds and fronts I was out fishing with a friend yesterday as the first real cold front really blew through SW Florida. Fishing was tough and I knew it would be but, it was the only time… Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.86
out of 5 stars from 45 reviews
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Good experience
98%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
98%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
90%
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Curt G.
Cincinnati, OH
 5.00
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Half Day Inshore Guys Trip

VERIFIED   December 18, 2018
Had a great time fishing with my Father-in-law and Brother-in-law. Capt. Jim was excellent put us on the fish. His boat is...
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Dino P.
Fort Myers, FL
 5.00
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Half Day Trip

VERIFIED   February 7, 2019
My father and I booked Jimbo for an afternoon trip. What a day! We planned to go for red fish but asked Jim if we could try...
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Tj J.
Fayetteville, OH
 5.00
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Half day trip with Jim.

VERIFIED   January 11, 2019
Great time.  Nice boat and set up.  Started with dolphins playing with us on our way to fish.  Caught some fish. ...
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Murl O.
Cape Coral, FL
 5.00
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Half a day trip with Captain Jim

VERIFIED   NEW  June 18, 2019
Good trip tough conditions some weather issues but Captain Jim sure we were safe and caught enough Snapper for dinner. Also...
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Jeffrey H.
Roanoke, VA
 5.00
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Morning trip with Jimbo

VERIFIED   NEW  June 23, 2019
Had a great morning. Despite tough conditions, he put us on redfish and snook. He knows the waters and the quarry very well....
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