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Heliconia Announces Departure From The Kayak Fishing Show with Jim Sammons

By July 19, 2021No Comments

After twelve incredible years, this will be Heliconia’s final season producing The Kayak Fishing Show with Jim Sammons.

The first, and longest running kayak fishing show, The Kayak Fishing Show with Jim Sammons has captured hearts and inspired anglers from all over the world. Jim’s passion for the sport, charismatic personality, and ability to overcome challenges has kept fans tuning in year after year.

A San Diego, California native and certified fish and game licensed guide, Jim has long been recognized worldwide as a pioneer of big game kayak fishing. The past twelve seasons of The Kayak Fishing Show has brought Jim to incredible destinations including Panama, Puerto Rico, Bahamas, Brazil, Mexico, Costa Rica, New Zealand, Sweden, and to top angling destinations in the US and Canada. Jim’s adventures have had him catching salmon, halibut, all types of bass, tarpon, yellowtail, roosterfish, redfish, muskie, pike, alligator gar, snapper, dorado and everything in between.

While this is the final year that Heliconia will be producing The Kayak Fishing Show with Jim Sammons, fans can be certain that Jim’s fishing adventures will not stop. More than 170,000 fans now follow Jim on The Kayak Fishing Show’s Facebook Page , while 40,000 subscribers follow him on his Kayak Fishing Tales YouTube Channel. Armed with a fishing kayak, reel, rod, and the open water – the question isn’t whether Jim’s fishing adventures will continue – it’s where those adventures will take him.


Heliconia is an award-winning video production company that helps destinations and brands reach the US adventure travel audience. The company produces nine unique media projects, providing authentic storytelling opportunities for every adventure and every destination. These series include: Epic TrailsEpic Trails: Mountain BikingFacing WavesAdventure CitiesGreat Family AdventureBA FishingPeak ExperienceChad Hoover Fishing and The Kayak Fishing Show. Heliconia has a proven formula that marries inspiring video production with guaranteed television and digital distribution, ensuring that your message is heard by the adventure travel community in a unique and impactful way. For more information, visit www.heliconia.ca.

For information on the future of The Kayak Fishing Show please reach out to Jim Sammons at Kayak4fish@gmail.com.