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2014 ACK Winter Boat Show Season

2014 ACK Winter Boat Show Season

| December 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

The holidays are over, but the fun is just beginning. That’s right, it’s nearly time for the 2014 Winter Boat Shows! Each year we join these Houston, Austin and San Antonio based events with our huge assortment of kayaks. For the most part the shows revolve around powerboats but we at ACK have taken it […]

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Big Savings for Paddlers at ACK

Big Savings for Paddlers at ACK

| October 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Save at Your Local ACK Store Our stores are full of savings for paddlers with plenty of ways score a good deal on a kayak, canoe or SUP and the best place to start is the Used Kayaks section on our website which shows you everything you can find at our various store locations. Do […]

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Save the Date – Fall ACK Demo Days Almost Here!

Save the Date – Fall ACK Demo Days Almost Here!

| July 21, 2013 | 1 Comment

ACK Demo Days – Fall 2013 Mark your calendars – The ACK Fall 2013 Demo Days are only two months out!  As always, this FREE event will feature a HUGE selection of paddlecraft for you to check out plus paddling & outdoor clinics from our vendors and other experts, and of course, some killer deals. […]

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Announcing the 2013 Spring Kayak Demo Days!

Announcing the 2013 Spring Kayak Demo Days!

| February 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

It’s that time again! The 2013 Spring Demo Days are almost here and we hope you are as excited as us to experience one of the most sought after events in the paddling community. This year, we will offer two days of full out on the water action for all three demos! Expect to see […]

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Peep Show

Peep Show

| January 25, 2013 | 1 Comment

Been having a blast at all of the Texas Boat Shows and just wanted to give you a peep at our booth for each one. Our stores work overtime to man both the shows and their respective locations, and always have a blast in the end seeing old faces and meeting new ones. We’ve had […]

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ACK Spring & Houston Visit the Paddling Anglers in Canoes & Kayaks of Texas

ACK Spring & Houston Visit the Paddling Anglers in Canoes & Kayaks of Texas

| January 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Several nights ago, Brock, ACK Assistant Store Manager, and I were invited to PACK’s annual gathering at Saint Arnold’s Brewery.  PACK (Paddling Anglers in Canoes and Kayaks) is a large organization here in Houston that consists of paddling enthusiasts and also sponsors events and trips. Unfortunately that night, anything that could go wrong almost did go wrong. Brock and I […]

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Set Sail for the 2013 Winter Boat Shows

Set Sail for the 2013 Winter Boat Shows

| December 28, 2012 | 4 Comments

The holidays are over, but for many that means it’s soon to be the best time of the year. That’s right, it’s nearly time for the 2013 Winter Boat Shows! Each year several Texas cities host these events and display the widest variety of boats on the market. For the most part the shows revolve […]

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Used Kayak vs. Used Car

Used Kayak vs. Used Car

| November 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Shopping for a used car has shown me how much more enjoyable it is to shop for a used kayak. For starters, less maintenance issues! A kayak either floats or it doesn’t…and even if it doesn’t then chances are, it’s just a simple crack or a hole that needs to be repaired. A car on the other hand […]

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Attention! ACK’s Spring Location Grand Opening Details

Attention! ACK’s Spring Location Grand Opening Details

| November 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

We will be opening a fourth store at the beginning of December and we couldn’t be more excited to share some new details about the grand opening weekend! Click on over to Facebook and check out our new Spring Store page and check out the event posting for more details. We will be updating the […]

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ACK Houston Beginning to Rebuild

ACK Houston Beginning to Rebuild

| September 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

As most of our Houstonian customers are aware, we had a fire that severely damaged part of our Houston location and in doing so we lost over 80 kayaks that night. Houston Firefighters fought hard to extinguish the flames to minimize the damage, however, the entire building was significantly damaged. Finally, almost 6 months since the fire […]

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