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Advice: Cast better for just six bucks. You’ll be Glide you did

During the course of a day casting, especially in saltwater, salt dries on your flyline leaving salt particles, as well as bonded sand and grit. Cast much better using a lubricant. [...]

November 25, 2014 Advice, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Advice: How to deal with shallow water boat ramps

On very shallow and unimproved ramps, a roller trailer is a better way to launch. Bunk trailers don't easily slide the boat off when there’s just not enough water to float it off [...]

November 18, 2014 Advice, RECENT, Slide

Advice: Avoiding the pitfalls of booking your own travel

Two of several tips in Peter Greenberg's Best Travel Tips Ever (Fortune Magazine) about how airlines, and hotels, connive to screw you got me riled. [...]

October 23, 2014 Advice, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Feature Story: Becoming weather-wise is a must

The age of the internet is truly the beginning of a new era in both understanding and forecasting the weather that will only improve with time. [...]

September 22, 2014 Advice, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Advice: A guide to preparing marinas and boats for hurricanes

Experts predict that in the next 20 years there will be much more hurricane activity than has been seen in the past 20 years. Florida is struck most often, but many coastal states are potential targets. [...]

September 15, 2014 Advice, RECENT, Slide

Video: Long Island, Bahamas DIY bonefishing

Long Island, Bahamas is one of the best places for DIY bonefishing. Over the years, I've made it there twice, and was never disappointed. [...]

July 29, 2014 Advice, FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

Advice: Summer is here and it’s time to refresh the sunscreen supply

Paying more may not buy more protection. The least effective sunscreens were among the priciest [...]

July 7, 2013 Advice, RECENT, Slide, Spot

Advice: Keep your food safe when cooking and camping this summer

Before you hit the trails for a fishing trip and a meal, try these tips to keep your foods safe [...]

June 28, 2013 Advice, RECENT, Spot

Of Interest: Do you know how to swim free from a rip current?

Of the average 100 drowning deaths each year - most are associated with rip currents [...]

June 22, 2013 Advice, Of Interest, RECENT, Spot, Videos

Advice: Does this sound like you? You roll out of bed exhausted every morning

These down-to-earth tips will help get you going in the morning, and keep you productive all day Your brain was going like gangbusters all night, keeping you awake with thoughts and plans about your business. Now you’re ready to execute [...]

June 3, 2013 Advice, RECENT, Spot