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ACK Visual Diaries: Carlsbad Caverns National Park

| July 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

About 20 miles South of Carlsbad, New Mexico are the magnificent Carlsbad Caverns. This National Park and Wilderness Area features

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BTW, Did Your Know We Have 5 Stores + More?

| July 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

If you’re from Texas, you’ve probably already visited one of our brick and mortar stores or perhaps even attended a demo day but did you know we have five locations? From Austin to the Alamo City and eastward to the big city of Houston, we’ve been hard at work over the past ten years making sure we meet the demand of our Texas customers.

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4 Prep Steps For the Newbie Offshore Angler

| July 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

If our visual diaries blog documenting Carlos’ recent offshore fishing trip inspired you but you’re unsure if you’re ready to take your yak to the ocean, here’s some tips to consider before you plan your own excursion.

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ACK Gear Guide: Road Trip Essentials

| July 5, 2016 | 3 Comments

Does it get any better than a leisure summer road trip? While I love the excitement of traveling by plane, memories of my siblings and I piling into my my parent’s SUV and driving up to destinations like Yosemite in California, Zion National Park in Utah, and the Grand Canyon in Arizona will always hold a special spot in my heart.

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Top Picks For Texas Summer Paddling, No Experience Required

| July 5, 2016 | 1 Comment

For outdoor enthusiasts, Texas summers means water play.

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5 Hammock Camping Essentials

| June 27, 2016 | 5 Comments

One of my favorite aspects of summer is the ability to enjoy an evening sleeping under the stars without the barrier of a tent. While you could brave cowboy camping and lay out on a tarp, I far prefer the relaxation and elevation of hammock camping.

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ACK Visual Diaries: Offshore Kayak Fishing

| June 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Last month, Carlos Andreu took a trip down south to the coast off Corpus Christi, Texas for some kayak fishing at its finest and took a stab at spear fishing for the first time.

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Getting to Know Us: Meet Brandon Carter

| June 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Imagine taking all of your stuff and condensing it down so you could comfortably live out of a Ford Focus (the station wagon model for those of you who are wondering). Now imagine doing the same for your significant other so he/she could join you in that Focus.

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Kids’ Summer Checklist: Ditch the iPad, Get Outdoors

| June 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

We’ve put together a handy activities checklist to inspire outdoor adventures with your youngin(s).

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Levi Cardinal: My First Kayak Fishing Trip…. And It Was Open Water

| June 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

It finally happened. My first ever kayak fishing trip.

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