Captain
Jim Fortman

Member since July 2017 Naples, United States
Background
Capt. Jim Fortman is a Florida native who has been fishing the waters of South Florida for 40 years. Capt. Jim is also a knowledgeable guide, having studied Marine Biology, Environmental Science, Horticultural Science, and Agricultural Science at Broward Community College and Florida Atlantic University. Bringing friends and soon-to-be friends fishing and teaching them about the marine environment is his passion. Capt. Jim has also been designing and building custom fishing rods and jigs for over 25 years.
Techniques
Light tackle, spinning gear, live and artificial bait, fly fishing, back country, mangrove forest, sight fishing,

Hey, I'm Captain Jim Fortman

Nápoles, Estados Unidos
Background
Capt. Jim Fortman is a Florida native who has been fishing the waters of South Florida for 40 years. Capt. Jim is also a knowledgeable guide, having studied Marine Biology, Environmental Science, Horticultural Science, and Agricultural Science at Broward Community College and Florida Atlantic University. Bringing friends and soon-to-be friends fishing and teaching them about the marine environment is his passion. Capt. Jim has also been designing and building custom fishing rods and jigs for over 25 years.
Techniques
Light tackle, spinning gear, live and artificial bait, fly fishing, back country, mangrove forest, sight fishing,

My Charter Listings

Captain Jim Fortman – Ten Thousand Islands

Excellent
4.8 / 5
(109 reviews)
Nápoles
 Confirmación Instantánea
viajes desde $400

Captain Jim Fortman - Wiggins Pass/Estero Bay

Excellent
4.8 / 5
(13 reviews)
Nápoles
 Confirmación Instantánea
viajes desde $450

Fishing Reports

Opiniones de los clientes

Calificación general
Excellent
4.8 / 5
de 5 estrellas de 122 reseñas
Barco
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Tripulación
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Experiencia
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Fotos de clientes (72)
3\/4 day backwater trip
80# Tarpon Dancing
Nice Redfish
+69
Calificación del pescador
103
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7
1
0
Opinión de los pescadores
Buena experiencia
97%
Capitán amigable
98%
Recomienda este charter
95%
Apto para niños
92%
Satisfecho con el barco
100%
Atrapé lo que quería
89%
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Jeremiah M.
SUGARCRK Township, OH
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experiencia:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Barco
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Tripulación
Excellent
5.0 / 5
En general

3/4 Day Fishing Trip

VERIFICADO   3/4 Day Trip – Backwater Fishing on Agosto 12, 2022
Capt. Jim was great.  He really knows the water and how to find the fish. His boat and gear are in great shape. His instructions...
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Paul C.
Miami, FL
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experiencia:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Barco
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Tripulación
Excellent
5.0 / 5
En general

3/4 day backwater trip

VERIFICADO   3/4 Day Trip – Backwater Fishing on Agosto 17, 2022
My wife, my brother-in-law and I had a very nice day fishing with Captain Jim.  He’s very familiar with the areas we fished...
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Allan L.
Houston, Texas
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experiencia:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Barco
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Tripulación
Very good
4.0 / 5
En general

Great Florida experience

VERIFICADO   Half Day – Backwater Fishing (AM) on Junio 19, 2022
I have wanted to fish South Florida for years.  Fishing Texas all my life, I wanted to catch a shallow water Tarpon and a...
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David G.
North Saint Paul, MN
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experiencia:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Barco
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Tripulación
Excellent
5.0 / 5
En general

Afternoon with Captain Jim

VERIFICADO   Half Day – Backwater Fishing (PM) on Noviembre 8, 2021
A great afternoon of fishing. We were thrilled with the fishing action and Captain Jim’s handcrafted rods. He put us on fish...
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Chris K.
Hanover, MA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experiencia:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Barco
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Tripulación
Excellent
5.0 / 5
En general

A+ trip

VERIFICADO   Half Day – Backwater Fishing (AM) on Julio 2, 2022
Jim is a professional.  Tough time of year, slow bite for all of the boats but Jim would not stop until we got a nice catch. ...
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