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Getting to Know Us: ACK Regional Operations Manager Barrett Fine

| November 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

You know the classic story about an up and coming star who happens to be discovered at some event like a Chili cookoff or waiting in line for coffee? Well, Barrett is kind of like the kayak fishing version of this.

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Why Kayak Polo is like Narnia – ACK Profiles: Austin Aquabats

| November 23, 2015 | 2 Comments

In The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe, Lucy discovers the magical world of Narnia when she’s poking around in a wardrobe. After chancing upon this unknown Narnia she becomes obsessed, there is a similar mindset when it comes to kayak polo .

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Meet the Team: Aaron Lowe, Houston Store Manager

| November 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

For our third installment in our Meet the Team series we’d like to introduce Aaron Lowe, Houston Store Manager. He’s our resident comedian and beer connoisseur.

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My Escape: Michigan Hammock Camping

| November 18, 2015 | 3 Comments

It is always good to go home. My home happens to be in the heart of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.

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Getting to Know Us: ACK Pumpkinpalooza Recap

| November 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

At ACK we don’t mess around when it comes to throwing a party. This year’s Halloween Pumpkinpalooza was no exception!

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Hooray! Free Holiday Shipping at ACK!!!

| November 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Splurge on yourself and friends and family this winter. We understand how shipping charges can add up

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It’s Here! YakAttack Track Mount Paddle Holder

| November 12, 2015 | 4 Comments

Before our Austin store manager could even stock the YakAttack Track Mount Paddle Holders on our shelves, kayak anglers who had seen them on our website  were calling him up to see if they were available in the store too! These paddle holders are a game changer because you can easily place or retrieve your paddle in one motion single-handed – the wheels allow your paddle to slip right in place.

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Kayak Fishing 101: Why We Call It Fishing, Not Catching

| November 10, 2015 | 2 Comments

Prior to working at ACK I had no idea kayak fishing was a thing. Since such a large part of my job is researching, talking about, and interacting with kayak fishers it didn’t feel right to have never gone out on the water for a kayak fishing session of my own.

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Good Times and Great Fishing at the 2015 Boondoggle

| October 30, 2015 | 3 Comments

Boondoggle (noun): work or activity that is wasteful or pointless but gives the appearance of having value.

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Outfit Your Adventure: Backpacking Infographic

| October 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Fall is one of the most popular backpacking seasons and for good reason. With leaves firing up in colors, more comfortable temperatures and a reduction in bugs, you can see why.

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