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Helle Knives & Wetterlings Axes – Gifts that Last a Lifetime

Helle Knives & Wetterlings Axes – Gifts that Last a Lifetime

| December 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

The holidays are just about here but I’ve got two last minute gift ideas you don’t want to miss out on. With beautiful craftsmanship and quality materials, Helle Knives and Wetterlings Axes are both gifts that will last a lifetime! You Can’t Go Wrong With a Helle Knife Any outdoors man or woman can appreciate […]

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Fibers Smaller Than a Strand of Human Hair

Fibers Smaller Than a Strand of Human Hair

| December 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Written by Austin Assistant Store Manager Bill Newberry A towel might not be the first thing that comes to mind when listing out favorite paddling accessories, but it is for me. When I hit the water, I almost always have a McNett Microfiber Towel with me. With fibers smaller than a strand of human hair, […]

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5 Stocking Stuffers for Any Lover of the Outdoors

5 Stocking Stuffers for Any Lover of the Outdoors

| December 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Don’t settle for the same old stocking-stuffers! I’ve picked out five goodies that are sure to wow any lover of the outdoors when they dig into their stocking this holiday season! Remember, if you don’t find what you’re looking for below, there are plenty more stocking stuffers to be found in theĀ ACK 2013 Holiday Gift […]

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9 New Products at ACK.com That You Should Be Excited About

9 New Products at ACK.com That You Should Be Excited About

| November 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

The ACK.com merchandising team is constantly finding and adding new products to the website year-round but as manufacturers prepare for 2014 this is the time of the year when we start to see some very exciting stuff heading our way. With so much awesome gear either in or on it’s way in, I decided to […]

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BOOOONDOGGLE! Jerron Recaps the Kayak Fishing Boondoggle

BOOOONDOGGLE! Jerron Recaps the Kayak Fishing Boondoggle

| October 23, 2013 | 3 Comments

Well, my first Boondoggle has come and gone. I will be completely honest with you, I am actually really sad that I have to wait until February to attend the next one. This event shed an entirely different light on how I perceived the kayak fishing community. I had always known that kayak anglers shared […]

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3 Simple Steps to Better Sun Protection

3 Simple Steps to Better Sun Protection

| September 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

After four consecutive weekends of ACK events this month, I’ve gotten my fair share of sun. It’s been a lot of fun, but the bad news is that I haven’t done my best to consider sun protection while I’ve been out there. It wasn’t until a visit to my grandfather’s house prompted me to reconsider […]

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Gear Packing For A Laid Back Zion Adventure

Gear Packing For A Laid Back Zion Adventure

| August 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Earlier this month, I started geeking out about new gear I picked up in preparation for my three and half day camping trip to Zion National Park this Labor Day weekend. The one week countdown is here, so I thought I should figure out how I’m going to fit it all in my pack. The […]

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Finishing Things Up With A 3 Course Camping Meal

Finishing Things Up With A 3 Course Camping Meal

| August 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

If you’ve been following our week of cubicle cooking you may have noticed that each day our meals have fit a theme but they haven’t always complimented each other. Well, Trent and I were ready for something that meshed and decided that we’d finish things off with a three course meal consisting of a main […]

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Starting Off The Morning Right With Breakfast Camping Food

Starting Off The Morning Right With Breakfast Camping Food

| August 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

For our fourth day of cubicle camping, Trent and I elected to get our cooking in early and try some of the breakfast camping food options at ACK. We’ve all heard the saying that breakfast is the most important meal of the day and that’s even more true when you’re out on the trail. A […]

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Ultimate Lightweight Camp Foods: No Stove Required

Ultimate Lightweight Camp Foods: No Stove Required

| August 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Some of the biggest reasons people turn to camp foods like the meals from Backpacker’s Pantry and Trail Foods are for their simplicity and light weight. Today, we look at four different options that go a step further by eliminating the need for a stove. Rather than using hot or boiling water, these options require […]

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