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.
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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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4.85
out of 5 stars from 38 reviews
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Good experience
97%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
97%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
88%
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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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Linda M.
Cape Coral, FL
 5.00
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half-day trip with Captain Jimbo

VERIFIED   November 19, 2018
We had a wonderful time. Everybody caught fish that we could keep, and we threw back the ones that were too small. Captain...
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Richard S.
Cape Coral, FL
 5.00
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Epic fishing day!

VERIFIED   June 27, 2018
What a blast we had today with Jim! My good friend came down from Seattle and he fishes for Tuna up there, he was...
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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
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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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