Charter Operator
Go Get 'Em Sportfishing

Member since March 2017 Kailua, United States
Background
Captain Jim, who owns and operates Go Get 'Em Sportfishing charters, has been living in Kona since 1984 and fishing here since 1985. He is on the water 250-275 days a year, and his family owns restaurants Pancho and Lefty's Cantina! Captain Jim grew up in the hospitality industry so he knows it's most important making sure clients catch fish and have a great time doing what they're doing!

Hey, we're Go Get 'Em Sportfishing

Kailua, United States
Background
Captain Jim, who owns and operates Go Get 'Em Sportfishing charters, has been living in Kona since 1984 and fishing here since 1985. He is on the water 250-275 days a year, and his family owns restaurants Pancho and Lefty's Cantina! Captain Jim grew up in the hospitality industry so he knows it's most important making sure clients catch fish and have a great time doing what they're doing!

My Charter Listing

Go Get 'Em Sportfishing

4.6 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (129)
Kailua
Going fast!
trips from $550

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.6
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out of 5 stars from 129 reviews
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Morning Trip with Captain Jim
Out with Captain Jim and first mate Michael!
Out with Captain Jim and first mate Michael!
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
87%
Friendly captain
99%
Recommend this charter
84%
Appropriate for children
89%
Satisfied with the boat
94%
Catch intended fish
65%
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Ryan R.
Clarksville, TN
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A real cap’n and crew

VERIFIED   NEW  6 Hour Trip (AM) on July 23, 2021
I have to begin by saying this boat wasn’t my first choice. That boat lost its generators and engines. It wasn’t my second...
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Bruce P.
Martinez, CA
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Out with Captain Jim and first mate Michael!

VERIFIED   NEW  4 Hour Trip (AM) on July 21, 2021
What a day!!!  Started out slow and about half way through our fishing charter day,…..bam!!  Big Yellow Fin tuna hit hard...
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Ray B.
Honolulu, Hawaii
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4 Hour Morning Trip

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip (Early AM) on April 19, 2021
While there was no live bait on board, this did not hurt our experience as a group who has never experienced deep sea fishing...
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Ryan K.
United States
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3/4 day trip was a blast

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip (AM) on April 6, 2021
My 12 year old son and I we t on a 3/4 day trip with Captain Jim. We caught some Skad Mackerel for live bait then went out...
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Mathew S.
Livermore, California
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Morning Trip with Captain Jim

VERIFIED   NEW  4 Hour Trip (PM) on July 22, 2021
Great trip with Captain Jim. Jim and crew were extremely friendly and informative. They did a great job of explaining what...
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