About Salt H20

Captain Shawn Wilder Fairbanks is a third generation captain, and son of the late Captain J.R Fairbanks . Shawn was raised by his father catching bluegill in diapers to giant Tarpon on Fly. Now with over 20 years of fishing experience in South Florida, Shawn has now been maintaining SaltH2o a steady guide business for over 5 years targeting inshore game fish aboard his 18 ½ foot Maverick Master Angler. Captain Fairbanks specializes in targeting Snook, Tarpon, Redfish, Trout, Permit, and Cobia. Shawn has also been an instructor for the IGFA (International Gamefish Association) for 5 years at the School of Sportfishing with numerous Boat Show appearances all over the state.


South Florida is one of the most diverse fishing locations in the world. Catering to everything from freshwater fishing for bass in the everglades to chasing world class tarpon on the pristine flats of the Florida Keys. So come join us in one of our beautiful South Florida locations for the trip of a lifetime.

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