Captain Jimi received his first real taste of fly-fishing while attended college in Montana, where the streams and rivers are abundant with challenging freshwater catch. Fly fishing quickly became a way of life for Jimi so it came as no surprise when he began giving guided tours for Headwaters Angling in 1983. Soon after beginning, Captain Jimi became one of the most popular guides in the Madison River area.
It wasn’t until the early 1990’s that Captain Jimi made it down to the Keys. While vacationing in the islands to catch some Tarpon, he soon became hooked on the excitement of saltwater flats fly-fishing. Thanks his new addiction, Captain Jimi decided to move to the Florida Keys. He began his fulfilling career as a fishing guide in the Florida Keys in the mid 90’s.
You will find Jimi to be both friendly and knowledgeable. This dedicated guide takes pride in providing his clients with a completely instructive, satisfying and fun flats fishing experience. First-time amateurs will appreciate Jimi’s patient and effective instruction. Salty angling experts are thrilled with Jimi’s thorough knowledge of the prime spots in the Keys.
Holding both the U.S. Coast Guard Captain’s License and an Outfitters License in Montana, Captain Jimi has the experience and exuberance necessary to ensure your trip is a successful one. Jimi provides a well-rounded approach to fishing, which makes it an excellent trip for everyone. If you are looking for a successful fishing trip around Key West where you hunt Tarpon, Permit, and Bone fish, then Captain Jimi is just the guide for you.