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Travel Safe: How To Protect Your Bags and Belongings While Traveling

Travel Safe: How To Protect Your Bags and Belongings While Traveling

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you strategize for travel safety—and plan ahead—you can avoid becoming a victim of theft on the road. Keep these eight tips as you start packing up for your next getaway. From Eagle Creek Blogger Jessica Festa When traveling and exploring unfamiliar territory, your belongings become more vulnerable to being lost or stolen. That said, […]

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Fitting Railblaza To The Old Town Predator 13 & Ocean Kayak Big Game II Mounting Plates

Fitting Railblaza To The Old Town Predator 13 & Ocean Kayak Big Game II Mounting Plates

| March 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

From the Railblaza Team Railblaza sponsored UK angler Ian Pickering (Ocean Kayak UK Fishing Team) has been putting his thinking cap on and applying a little DIY to make use of his Railblaza accessories on the Old Town Predator 13 fishing kayak. The Predator 13 comes with mount plates fitted to the gunnels, which allow the mounting of […]

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Proper Kayak Maintenance

Proper Kayak Maintenance

| February 3, 2014 | 10 Comments

If every paddler had their way, kayaks would glide through the years without a scratch or dent to it’s hull. But let’s be realistic here – a well used kayak takes a beating! The good news is that kayaks are very resilient and kayak maintenance requires minimal effort. There are a few basic things to […]

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Hobie Pro Angler Fish Finder Install

Hobie Pro Angler Fish Finder Install

| February 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

Ryan Herzog is a competitive kayak angler and recently shared his Hobie Pro Angler Fish Finder installation on the Austin Kayak Fishing forum. This content has been re-posted with his permission. I recently picked up a Humminbird 998 with side imaging. The first issue that came to mind was where/how to mount the transducer. I […]

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Storing Your Hobie Kayak

Storing Your Hobie Kayak

| January 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Original content reposted from the HobieCat Forum. Kayak storage isn’t often given much thought, but doing it improperly can lead to permanent damage. Matt Miller, Director of Parts & Accessory Sales at Hobie Cat USA, shares tips and techniques for properly storing your Hobie Kayak. Important: When storing your Hobie Kayak, do NOT hang your kayak […]

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10 Ways to Satisfy a Customer

| December 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

As Marketing Director at ACK it is my responsibility to make sure that customers come to us for all of their paddling and outdoor gear needs. The better I do my job the more orders customers place on ACK.com. The more orders that are placed the harder our warehouse staff has to work to keep […]

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Lighten the Load with the Extend-A-Truck Bed Extender From Darby

Lighten the Load with the Extend-A-Truck Bed Extender From Darby

| August 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Extend -A- Truck Bed Extender Darby solved an age-old question for the paddlesports fan – How can I make hauling my gear down to the water even easier? The Extend-A-Truck Bed Extender has long been one of our more popular products and there are several reasons why: It is easy to use. It is relatively inexpensive. It […]

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Camp Foods in The Cubicle; Just Add Water

Camp Foods in The Cubicle; Just Add Water

| August 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Camp Cooking Made Easy Dehydrated & freeze dried camp foods have always been a favorite method for adventurers looking for a lightweight and low-footprint method of cooking. That’s because they only require three things: the meal itself, water and a heat source to boil the water (although some dehydrated meals can be made with cold […]

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ACK Fishfinder Installation Package

ACK Fishfinder Installation Package

| May 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Installing a Fishfinder on a kayak can be a daunting task to people who try it for the first time.  Trust me, I know.  The first time I tried to install a fishfinder I had wires running all over the place and parts laying all around because I didn’t know what they were, where they went or […]

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Eno How-To: Hammock and Strap Set-Up

| March 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Eno Hammocks has put together this great video that demonstrates how to set-up your hammock. With spring break upon us, thought I would share! Joseph @ACK  

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