Tag: Kayaking

10 Ways to Surprise Them with a Kayak for the Holidays

10 Ways to Surprise Them with a Kayak for the Holidays

| December 7, 2013 | 1 Comment

Who wants to wake up to find a shiny new kayak sitting under their tree? Everyone! However, kayaks usually don’t fit under the trees and are tough to hide. To help with this problem, we’ve come up with 10 fun ways to surprise that special someone and create a memory that will last for years […]

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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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First Boat Truck Arrives at New ACK Warehouse Carrying Slayer 13 Propel

First Boat Truck Arrives at New ACK Warehouse Carrying Slayer 13 Propel

| November 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

If you’ve been following along with ACK social media or regularly reading our blog you’ve probably heard about our warehouse move. If not, this past weekend we began, and mostly completed, the moving process into a new 30,000 square foot warehouse (a 10,000 ft increase).  Well, today our very first kayak delivery was made at […]

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5 Ways Passionate Paddlers are Celebrating Halloween

5 Ways Passionate Paddlers are Celebrating Halloween

| October 29, 2013 | 1 Comment

With Halloween on the horizon, here are 5 unique ways paddlers are celebrating Halloween: 1. Spooky Kayak Decorations, because nothing says scary like a skeleton in a kayak. 2. Dressing Up Like Mr. CanoeHead, this insurance salesman turned super hero is a reference no one will probably get. 3. Paddling a..Pumpkin? It’s a farmer thing.  4. Paddling in […]

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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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Find Some Relaxation Under The Shade of the Kelty Noah’s Tarp

Find Some Relaxation Under The Shade of the Kelty Noah’s Tarp

| July 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

ACK Web Developer Jeremy Arntz is one of the company’s most frequent paddlers who is typically found on the water at Austin’s Lake Travis once or twice a week. Recently, he landed a new piece of gear and wanted to share his excitement about it – the Kelty Noah’s Tarp. See what he had to […]

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It’s Getting Hot Out There! – Check Out H20 Options for Any Sized Adventure

| June 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

The temperature are creeping up and it’s crucial you stay hydrated matter what you’re doing, whether it be a light run or a multi-day back country excursion. There are a wide variety of ways for you to get the H2O you need. Check out these ACK videos as we give a break down of essential products for Hydration on […]

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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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Google+ Communities, Growing Niche Networks for Paddlers

Google+ Communities, Growing Niche Networks for Paddlers

| April 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

We try stay on top of growing social media trends to connect with as many people as we can and that means spending time on the networks that people like to use. Google+ has been one of the latest trends and we’re very proud of our niche paddling communities and how much they’ve grown over […]

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Insights from a First Time Paddler

Insights from a First Time Paddler

| March 22, 2013 | 1 Comment

Reading and sharing paddler’s stories is something we love to do, and when we came across this story from Wes Turner on our Google+ Kayaking Community we thought it was a great opportunity to share some insights for first time paddlers. Wes had recently found a great deal on a very old Wilderness Systems Pamlico 145T […]

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