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Captain Ryan Lambert (Cajun Fishing Adventures) Interview
March 10th, 2015

Captain Ryan Lambert (Cajun Fishing Adventures) Interview

What a fun interview with Captain Ryan Lambert of Cajun Fishing Adventures! He had us laughing, smiling, and almost at tears after he told one of his stories (you will have to stay tuned to hear what one of his clients did while fishing with Capt Ryan). And make sure to check out their amazing

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geoff lewis
March 10th, 2015

The Strongest Guy I Know…We Lost A Good One Today

We lost a good one today. And no, it wasn’t a fish this time. It was the Strongest guy I know. A Warrior. A Father. A Husband. An Incredible friend to anyone that knew him. An Inspiration. One of the most loyal and genuine guys I have ever met. And certainly someone that made an

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Johan Attby (FishBrain CEO) Interview
March 9th, 2015

Johan Attby (FishBrain CEO) Interview

First of all, a big Happy Birthday to FishBrain CEO Johan Attby! We couldn’t have orchestrated this amazing Google Hangout Interview to release on your big day any better! Secondly, if are you a fisherman or fisherwoman from anywhere in the world, you definitely need to go download the most popular fishing app in the

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April Vokey (The Fly Gal) Interview
March 6th, 2015

April Vokey (The Fly Gal) Interview

When I found out that April Vokey agreed to do a Google Hangout Interview with us, I was pretty stoked. She is an incredible angler and outdoors-woman that we followed for many years, and in our minds she is the trailblazer for the fly fishing world (for both men and women). What was really crazy was she

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Peter Miller (Bass2Billfish Host) Interview
March 5th, 2015

Peter Miller (Bass2Billfish Host) Interview

Meet the “Tom Brady” of the salt water fishing world. Peter Miller, the host of Bass2Billfish and the man behind the successful brand Peter Miller Fishing joined Luke and I for an incredible Google Hangout interview. In this interview, Peter Miller shares some amazing fishing stories, makes us laugh, and even impresses us with his vast

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Florida FreeDivers Interview
March 4th, 2015

Florida FreeDivers Interview

This was our first “couple” on a Google Hangout! And boy was it a hit. We had Jonathan and Kelsey Dickinson, the owners of Florida FreeDivers, on for an epic Google hangout where we talked about their ginormous dive shop, their craziest spearfishing stories, and their favorite places to dive. It went a little bit

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Captain Lacey Kelly Interview
March 3rd, 2015

Captain Lacey Kelly Interview

Lacey Kelly could quite possibly be the coolest female angler in all of Florida…and perhaps the world. We had an absolute blast with the incredibly fun (and always full of energy) female angler and outdoor lover known to the world as Captain Lacey Kelly. If you aren’t familiar with Captain Lacey, she started off as

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Captain Jeff Maggio (LunkerDog) Google Hangout Interview
March 2nd, 2015

Captain Jeff Maggio (LunkerDog) Google Hangout Interview

We couldn’t have picked a better (or more “Reel”) guy to kick off our March Fishing Madness: Warrior Strong interview series with. Captain Jeff “the LunkerDog” Maggio made us laugh, told some great stories, and even taught us a few things. He also surprised us with a very unique person that he would take fishing

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the luckiest fisherman alive
March 1st, 2015

Announcing the Wounded Warrior Winner of “March Fishing Madness”

  Huge congratulations to Staff Sergeant Scott Lilley of the United States Air Force (retired) for winning the all-expense paid fishing trip in March, hosted by Salt Strong! Scott, the entire Salt Strong team can’t wait to create some amazing experiences for you and your friend this March (and hopefully catch a fish or thirty…).

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3 marketing tips for fishing guides
February 28th, 2015

3 Money Making Tips Fishing Guides Can Learn From This Real Estate Agent

  Are you a fishing guide, charter captain, first mate, owner of a fleet, or associated with the fishing industry? Then you definitely want to read this power-packed article (click here for direct link): 3 Money Making Tips for Fishing Guides This is the first in a series of articles helping fishing guides do the following:

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Flambeau “Saltwater Tackle System” Tackle Box Independent Review
February 23rd, 2015

Flambeau “Saltwater Tackle System” Tackle Box Independent Review

This is the Independent Review of the Flambeau Saltwater Tackle Box (the Soft Saltwater Tackle System) Overall, this saltwater tackle box from Flambeau is pretty good. Below, we will go over the brief pros and cons so you can make a decision for yourself. (To purchase this tackle box at Amazon for the cheapest price

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march fishing madness thank you
February 18th, 2015

Wounded Warrior Fishing Trip [All-Expense Paid Fishing Trip for Two]

You hopefully already know about our upcoming March Fishing Madness: “Warrior Strong” event to honor, raise awareness for the Wounded Warrior Project… But if not, here are the brief bullet points: My brother Luke and I will be spending the entire month of March on a small, exclusive island off of Florida We will raising

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winds knots spinning reel
February 17th, 2015

A Quick Way To Clear Line Twists from Your Spinning Reel [VIDEO]

For an inshore angler, there is nothing more frustrating than having a line tangles in your spinning reel…

I take that back, losing a trophy fish is definitely more frustrating…

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February 12th, 2015

How to Skip a Lure Under Mangroves and Docks [Video]

Once I learned how to effectively skip a lure under mangroves, I began to catch slot reds and snook more consistently without having to bother waking up early to catch live bait in the morning. And before you know it, I was almost completely weened off of using live bait (in fact, I stopped taking my 12-foot

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Plano 3600 “Softsider X” Tackle Box Independent Review
February 9th, 2015

Plano 3600 “Softsider X” Tackle Box Independent Review

This is the Plano 3600 Softsider X Tackle Box Review (100% Independent) Are you looking for a solid fishing tackle box that: Can carry all of your fishing gear without taking up too much room Looks good Is durable Won’t get your gear wet from being on the bottom of your wet boat deck And

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top 5 ellen should have salt strong on her show
February 6th, 2015

Top 5 Reasons Ellen Should Have Salt Strong On Her Show

Wouldn’t it be amazing if a goofy white guy grew a mustache and recreated Lionel Richie’s popular music video “Hello” while serenading Ellen DeGeneres and raising money and awareness for the Wounded Warrior Project! Well you are in luck! That actually just happened… And it is only one of many epic videos that Salt Strong

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Uni Knot with Braided Line
February 5th, 2015

Best Fishing Knot for Braided Line to Swivel, Hook, or Lure

Wondering what the best fishing knot for braided Line to wwivel, hook, or lure connection is? Well you came to the right place. Because the most common problem facing anglers who use braided line is that many fishing knots that are strong with mono are not nearly as good when used with braid given the

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Living on an Island the Entire Month of March for the Wounded Warriors…
February 3rd, 2015

Living on an Island the Entire Month of March for the Wounded Warriors…

On February 1st, 2015 my brother Luke and I announced some Exciting (and wild) news… We announced that we would be living on a small island (only accessible by boat) for the entire month of March. Leaving behind the real world, my leaving my wife and two daughters for an entire month, all for one

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funniest fishing jokes
January 29th, 2015

The Top 10 Funniest Fishing Jokes.

At then end of the day, fishing is supposed to be fun… But sometimes we can all get so competitive trying to catch the most (or the biggest) fish, that we forget about the “fun factor”. So this week we bring to you the Top 10 Funniest Fishing Jokes that we found by scouring the

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January 29th, 2015

Best Fishing Knot for Leader to Hook Connection [Snug Style]

Best Fishing Knot for Leader to Hook Connection When pursuing trophy fish of any species, it’s essential to give yourself as many advantages as possible to maximize your results… and using the best knot for every connection in your line system is the easiest thing you can possibly do to improve your ability to land

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mustache brings all the fish to the bar
January 23rd, 2015

My Mustache Brings All The Fish To The Oyster Bar.

The Most Annoying Fishing Partner Ever? Personally I like to think of it is the most “Entertaining” fishing partner ever, but I guess everyone is entitled to an opinion… And just when you thought the song “My Milkshake Brings all the Boys to the Yard” by Kelis was out of your head and never to

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Catching Snook and Redfish from a Paddle Board on a Hidden Lake…
January 22nd, 2015

Catching Snook and Redfish from a Paddle Board on a Hidden Lake…

Paddle Boarding, Exploring, and Adventure… I can still vividly remember my first real camping trip (as in not just camping in the back yard)  with my dad and brother on some private forest property near Sebring, Florida. I was 10 years old, ready for adventure, and super stoked to be spending a couple of nights in

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If you like the movie “Old School” & you like Fishing, then you will LOVE this…
January 16th, 2015

If you like the movie “Old School” & you like Fishing, then you will LOVE this…

What do you consider the most crucial variable (and the most powerful fishing weapon) when it comes to catching more inshore fish such as redfish, trout, and snook?

When I ask this question to fellow weekend warrior inshore anglers, I usually hear things such as…

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best fishing knot for braided line
January 10th, 2015

Best Fishing Knot for Braided Line [Braid to Leader Contest]

Of all the many variables involved with landing the biggest fish of the day, the fishing knots we tie are the only ones we have absolutely 100% control over, so it’s on us to make time to learn the best fishing knot for all of the needed connections. To help the Salt Strong community always

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