Captain
Jim Vanderbeck

Member since February 2017 Clearwater, United States
Background
I've been fishing since I can remember. I have fished all over the East Coast, Bahamas, and the Caribbean. I have 25 years of experience fishing in the Clearwater Florida area. I'm a 12-year Coast Guard veteran. I'm more comfortable on or in the water than anywhere else.

Hey, I'm Captain Jim Vanderbeck

Clearwater, United States
Background
I've been fishing since I can remember. I have fished all over the East Coast, Bahamas, and the Caribbean. I have 25 years of experience fishing in the Clearwater Florida area. I'm a 12-year Coast Guard veteran. I'm more comfortable on or in the water than anywhere else.
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J Van Charters

40 reviews
Clearwater
In demand!
trips from $405

Customer Reviews

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4.96
out of 5 stars from 40 reviews
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Full day with Jim
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Full day with Jim
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Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
92%
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Simon M.
Lehigh Acres, FL
 5.00
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Over a 100 fish on a full day

VERIFIED   December 27, 2019
It was a windy day. We didn’t go deep, but my family caught fish all day. Grouper, mangrove snapper, reds, sheep head, black...
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Jesse D.
Clearwater, FL
 5.00
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Full day trip

VERIFIED   December 15, 2019
Great day of fishing, captain J took us to 4 or 5 spots and we caught red snapper, red grouper, mutton snapper, yellowtail...
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Phillip H.
Largo, Florida
 5.00
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Offshore trip with Captain Jim

VERIFIED   November 8, 2019
We did an offshore trip with Captain Jim in early November and it was a blast! We went 34 miles out and he put us right on...
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Luke U.
Orlando, FL
 5.00
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Full day with Jim

VERIFIED   June 16, 2020
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Thomas M.
Clearwater, FL
 5.00
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October fishing trip

VERIFIED   October 10, 2019
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