Captain
Jim Dorado Savaglio

Member since June 2016 Palmetto, United States
Background
Captain Jim "Dorado" Savaglio grew up fishing the Atlantic waters off Long Island to the gulf waters of Florida. Passionate about fishing from a young age, he moved to the west coast of Florida in the 90s, after falling in love with the area's outdoors, sunshine and fantastic fishing. Always passionate about the outdoors, including hunting and fishing, one of his first jobs included sales and marketing of sporting goods. Captain Jim earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a minor in Chemistry. Jim has been a USCG licensed captain since 2001, and spends over 200 days a year in the water and woods, guiding other people and sharing his passion and knowledge. He is often a guest speaker at local and national events, radio, and has been a featured outdoor writer. While Captain Jim has a history of being a very successful tournament fisherman, nowadays he likes to concentrate on teaching other people the joys of being out on the water.
Techniques
Live Bait and spinning reels.

Hey, I'm Captain Jim Dorado Savaglio

Palmetto, United States
Background
Captain Jim "Dorado" Savaglio grew up fishing the Atlantic waters off Long Island to the gulf waters of Florida. Passionate about fishing from a young age, he moved to the west coast of Florida in the 90s, after falling in love with the area's outdoors, sunshine and fantastic fishing. Always passionate about the outdoors, including hunting and fishing, one of his first jobs included sales and marketing of sporting goods. Captain Jim earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a minor in Chemistry. Jim has been a USCG licensed captain since 2001, and spends over 200 days a year in the water and woods, guiding other people and sharing his passion and knowledge. He is often a guest speaker at local and national events, radio, and has been a featured outdoor writer. While Captain Jim has a history of being a very successful tournament fisherman, nowadays he likes to concentrate on teaching other people the joys of being out on the water.
Techniques
Live Bait and spinning reels.
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Dorado Jim’s Fishing Charters

4.8 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (3)
Palmetto
trips from $525

Customer Reviews

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April 5, 2018 Water temperature is back up!!
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Appropriate for children
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Satisfied with the boat
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Catch intended fish
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Graham A.
United Kingdom
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Half day trip with captain Mike.

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip – Inshore on April 1, 2018
Couldn’t fault captain Mikes service, he was very good company, friendly and knowledgeable. The boat was ready and waiting...
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Billy S.
Apopka, FL
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Fishing with Jim Dorado

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip – Inshore on August 5, 2018
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Lesley H.
Sebring, Florida
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July fishing trip

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip – Inshore on July 27, 2017
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