The crew of Local Knowledge and BD Outdoors are avid sportsmen and fishermen. We appreciate using quality gear and we used the fine products of our sponsors long before they signed on. It is the quality and dedication to customer service that makes them shine above the rest.
So it is with great pride, that we thank the partners who make the creation of our Local Knowledge show possible.
Local Knowledge Partners
Please check out their products and services to see for yourself why we love them.
Andros Boatworks began with the desire to build a stronger, safer and tricked out hybrid bay/ offshore boat based on the historic panga-style design. After many years of evolution, the six proven models span the size range from 18 to 32-feet. You can catch anything that swims in an Andros boat. Each one is built for individual customers and the relationship that develops is key to building the boat of one’s dreams. Check out Andros Boatworks and envision your dream boat today.
Since 1908, Evinrude has been powering fun for generations of boaters. Now with the creation of the new Evinrude E-TEC G2 engines, no motor has been better designed and positioned to take the lead in boat power options. Better economy, performance and environmentally friendly, the Evinrude E-TEC G2 is the outboard for the future.
Mustad Hooks are the best selling hooks on the planet for a reason. We love their attention to detail, quality and a huge variety of hook designs for any fishery you can dream up. If it swims, you can catch it on a Mustad.
The Florida Keys & Key West
The Florida Keys and Key West are heaven on earth. Fishing, diving, dining, and Key West Charm are just a few of the many things that will draw you to the Keys and every one of them will leave you wanting more. Paradise in our own backyard, the Florida Keys are easy to get too, you don’t need a passport and the natives speak the language of fun in the sun. Check out the Florida Keys & Key West site to learn all about it.
AFTCO began as a fishing tackle company and still excels in this arena, but it has grown and become so much more. Performance and casual clothing, and outdoor accessories have become a huge focus for AFTCO and they continue the same philosophy of quality, function and style in their clothing as they do in their fishing tackle. This is why the AFTCO name is synonymous with quality fishing gear.
Costa has grown from its humble Florida beginnings into a world famous sunglass company. They grew by means of staying dedicated to making a better fishing tool, polarized sunglasses, in a wide variety of comfortable and stylish frames. Their lenses use cutting edge technology in many aspects of their construction. They are also an industry leader in conservation-minded thinking and utilize their resources to do good for the environment that we all love. Using a variety of mediums, they work hard to spread the word about the importance of conservation and ethical living.
Casa Vieja Lodge is a rare combination of five star accommodations and first class boats and crews, carved out of a niche in the jungle coast of Guatemala. A first class destination, yet still at a very reasonable price for anglers to experience the fishing trip of a lifetime. Easily known as the sailfish capital of the fishing realm, anglers can access this incredible fishery year-round in comfort and style. Their 9-boat fleet consists of well kept and appointed boats of various sizes to match the goals of traveling anglers. You owe it to yourself to check out Casa Vieja Lodge.
A big thanks to our partners who make Local Knowledge possible!