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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Kyle G.
Petoskey, MI
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experiencia:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Barco
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Tripulación
Excellent
5.0 / 5
En general

January fishing trip

VERIFICADO   3/4 Day Trip – Backwater Fishing on Enero 7, 2022
Kyle G. recomienda Captain Jim Fortman – Ten Thousand Islands
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Zac S.
Oswego, IL
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experiencia:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Barco
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Tripulación
Excellent
5.0 / 5
En general

Best Captain in SW Florida

VERIFICADO   Half Day – Backwater Fishing (AM) on Agosto 12, 2021
Captain Jim knows the everglades and the 10,000 islands better than anybody I’ve met in the area over the 10+ years that...
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Kristal E.
Kalamazoo, MI
Excellent
4.3 / 5
Experiencia:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Barco
Very good
4.0 / 5
Tripulación
Very good
4.0 / 5
En general

Caught a shark!

VERIFICADO   Half Day – Backwater Fishing (PM) on Enero 6, 2022
We had a good time. Captain Jim was knowledgeable of the area. Didn’t catch a lot of fish but did get an off-season shark...
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Ken M.
Naples, Florida
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experiencia:
Very good
4.0 / 5
Barco
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Tripulación
Excellent
5.0 / 5
En general

Fishing with Jim

VERIFICADO   Half Day – Backwater Fishing (PM) on Enero 19, 2022
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Chris B.
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experiencia:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Barco
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Tripulación
Very good
4.0 / 5
En general

Fishing with Jim

VERIFICADO   Half Day – Backwater Fishing (PM) on Diciembre 30, 2021
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