Have you ever gaffed a fish before?
It’s not as easy as the fishing pros make it look if you have never tried it.
In fact, I would be willing to bet that even most fishing pros and fishing guides have had a missed gaff…Click to continue →
The first ever 100% Completely Biodegradable Fishing Lure is here!
Biodegradable as in see you later, gone forever, nothing left but a little carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen in just weeks!
And it actually catches fish!Click to continue →
“Like a Surgeon, tied for the very first time”… sorry, I couldn’t resist.
In all seriousness, we’ve had quite a few questions coming in about the Surgeon’s knot since we posted our most recent knot contest in which the Surgeon’s knot performed extremely well…Click to continue →
Do you remember the hit song, “If I had a Million Dollars” by the Canadian rock band the “Barenaked Ladies”?
In the song, they talk about all of the things they would buy if they had a million buckaroos.
They mention buying everything from…Click to continue →
There were some amazing hogfish pictures on Instagram this week! And for your viewing pleasure, we went through all of Instagram and put the best ones all in one place.
Enjoy the hogs!Click to continue →
Fact: All fishing knots are NOT created equal… our latest line to line knot contest confirmed that fact yet again…Click to continue →
The Fish Call: Is this the future of catching fish for both saltwater and freshwater anglers going forward???
From the looks of the comments on the web, it sounds like people either love or hate this fish magnet known as “The Fish Call”.Click to continue →
Let’s face it, we all would like to believe that we are pretty tough fisherman (and fisherwomen).
No one wants to admit that they are a “Sassafras” when it comes to fishing, getting sea sick, and getting a little fish guts or fish blood on your shirt or pants…Click to continue →
Bow to the King baby! As you have probably noticed while watching tarpon fishing videos, tarpon anglers most often point their rod to tarpon when they jump. This act is often referred to as “Bowing to the King”, and it’s certainly not just a fad… it’s a practice that has been around for many years.Click to continue →
Holy Tarpon (literally).
And YES, this is 100% real.
This “Tarpon” is the same fish that has been on the Sistine Chapel in the Vatican City for over 500 years…Click to continue →
Who else hates Saltwater Catfish besides me?
Here is just a short list of why I hate catching saltwater catfish (or more like why I hate it when they bite my line while I am fishing for a Snook, Redfish, or Sea Trout)…Click to continue →
So how many outboard motors do you have on your boat? One motor? Two motors? Three motors? Four motors? Five motors? Eight motors? Hard to believe, but this is a real boat in the picture above (with eight outboard engines)! Of course, this is not your everyday fishing boat (it was a drug smuggling boat),Click to continue →
It’s King Mackerel Week! Aka “Kingfish” Aka “King” Aka “Smoker Kingfish…
If you have never heard of these incredible fighting fish referred to as “Smoker Kingfish” before, the term comes from…Click to continue →
Our next big initiative here at Salt Strong is to load up the site with the absolute best fishing tips you can find anywhere on the web. Because the BIG PROBLEM we see out there is that there is just so much crap to cut through to find the best fishing tips and the answersClick to continue →
My brother Luke and I have been testing out these Pro-cut, Vinyl, 100% waterproof and weatherproof decals on the back our SUVs and boat for some time now.
And these are NOT the same decals as they ones we send out with purchase of apparel or the Strong Angler Redfish Challenge…Click to continue →
Ever lose a big fish?
Well the chances are you lost your big fish because of one of these 3 reasons…Click to continue →
Let’s face it, as anglers, we have a mad infatuation with boats. Big ones, small ones, fast ones, tall ones, and even super light ones (like the new fishing paddleboards)… we love them all… and we just can’t seem to stop looking (and admiring) all of the amazing boats out there. For instance, I wasClick to continue →
This might sound controversial to this live bait post below, but here at Salt Strong we prefer artificial lures over live bait in most (but certainly not all) fishing scenerios.
But it’s not because we think that live bait doesn’t work by any stretch of the imagination…Click to continue →
It’s LOBSTER Week!
If you have followed our site for any amount of time, you might know that we do a special post every Sunday evening on the best pictures from Instagram on a specific fish.Click to continue →
Do you love fishing?
And do you love music?
Then you are going to absolutely LOVE this Top 10 Countdown to the best fishing songs (with music videos) of all time.Click to continue →
It’s TUNA Week! If you have followed our site for any amount of time, you might know that we do a special post every Sunday evening on the best pictures from Instagram on a specific fish. Last week we did the Top Marlin pics from Instagram (see those pics here). Now before we get intoClick to continue →
Although fishing is often a great way to get a break from civilization, it still is important to have a cell phone with you while out on the water in case there’s an emergency. Also, the fact that most cell phones these days can serve as high quality cameras and video recorders too is anClick to continue →
From the amazing new products in both product showcases (there was an ICAST and an IFTD new product showcase), to the never ending main floor, to the awesome exhibitors, to the after parties, to all of the fishing celebrities walking around, to the free beer every afternoon, the ICAST 2015 event was something we will never forget.Click to continue →