Captain
James Coane

Member since March 2018 West Ocean City, United States
Background
Captain James Coane has over 3 decades of tournament, charter, and commercial fishing experience. He’s fished all over the world, including the Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, Mexico, the Caribbean, Bahamas, and the entire east coast of the US. He’s competed in over 100 fishing international tournaments and has placed first in several local competitions, including the WMO Tournament for Blue Marlin in Ocean City, MD. Capt. James decided to start his own charter service back in 2013 in order to share his passion with others. He gives his 100% every day, incorporating his breadth of knowledge and experience that he’s accumulated over the decades. The thing that sets Capt. James apart is his passion for passing on his wealth of fishing knowledge. Even if you are an experienced angler Capt James will be more than happy to teach you some of the tricks of the trade. He invites you on an exclusive adventure to catch lots of fish and create lasting memories with Sport Fishing East Coast
Techniques
Trolling, chunking, live bait fishing, kite fishing, and bottom fishing.

Hey, I'm Captain James Coane

West Ocean City, United States
Background
Captain James Coane has over 3 decades of tournament, charter, and commercial fishing experience. He’s fished all over the world, including the Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, Mexico, the Caribbean, Bahamas, and the entire east coast of the US. He’s competed in over 100 fishing international tournaments and has placed first in several local competitions, including the WMO Tournament for Blue Marlin in Ocean City, MD. Capt. James decided to start his own charter service back in 2013 in order to share his passion with others. He gives his 100% every day, incorporating his breadth of knowledge and experience that he’s accumulated over the decades. The thing that sets Capt. James apart is his passion for passing on his wealth of fishing knowledge. Even if you are an experienced angler Capt James will be more than happy to teach you some of the tricks of the trade. He invites you on an exclusive adventure to catch lots of fish and create lasting memories with Sport Fishing East Coast
Techniques
Trolling, chunking, live bait fishing, kite fishing, and bottom fishing.

My Charter Listings

Sportfishing East Coast – Maryland

Excellent
4.7 / 5
(50 reviews)
West Ocean City
 Instant Confirmation
trips from $400

Sportfishing East Coast

Excellent
4.8 / 5
(7 reviews)
Ocean City
trips from $3,900

Sportfishing East Coast – Florida

Excellent
4.5 / 5
(10 reviews)
Jupiter
trips from $600

Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.7 / 5
out of 5 stars from 67 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.6 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.6 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (87)
TJ and Captain James with one of many Ribbonfish.
JJ with two of many Spanish Mackerel caught.
Crushed the Tuna and Tilefish.
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
92%
Friendly captain
98%
Recommend this charter
91%
Appropriate for children
90%
Satisfied with the boat
97%
Catch intended fish
76%
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David J.
Bridgeville, PA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Priceless times with Captain James

VERIFIED   NEW  3 Hour Trip – Evening Shark Trip on August 31, 2022
Captain James lives up to his stellar on-line reputation.  He laid out fishing options given time of day, tide and our interests....
David J. recommends Sportfishing East Coast – Maryland
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James G.
United States
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Shark fishing

VERIFIED   3 Hour Trip – Evening Shark Trip on July 20, 2022
We had a great time. We caught a couple thresher sharks,a few sting rays and a big sand tiger shark. Thank you captain James...
James G. recommends Sportfishing East Coast – Maryland
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David V.
Hereford, MD
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

AM Inshore Fishing with Captain Jim - A great time!

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on July 26, 2022
If you’re looking for a fun time to catch some fish while on vacation in OC, MD this is it.  Captain Jim took us to some...
David V. recommends Sportfishing East Coast – Maryland
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Robert H.
Ringgold, PA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Fishing with James

VERIFIED   NEW  3 Hour Trip – Evening Shark Trip on September 20, 2022
Robert H. recommends Sportfishing East Coast – Maryland
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Matthew A.
Washington, District Of Columbia
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Crushed the Tuna and Tilefish.

VERIFIED   Full Day Fishing Trip on August 6, 2022
Awesome Trip. Great Crew. Great Boat. If you are looking a top of the line fishing experience, this is the boat for you.
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