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Watch out for that… Goose?!?

| June 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Yup, you read that correctly. Goose and other animal encounters are happening all over the nation! Listen to Chris dela Torre elaborate on his unplanned entanglement with as he calls the “Gangsters of Nature” on the Calgary Eyeopener on CBC from Canada. On a serious note, it is important to remember that being adventure seekers […]

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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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The PowerMonkey Extreme is Better Than Your Phone Charger AND Waterproof

| June 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

A coworker recently lent me their new PowerMonkey Extreme to try out for a camping trip. This portable solar charger and battery combo from Power Traveller is both waterproof and shockproof (waterproof for 30 minutes up to about 3 feet) making it the perfect tool for both paddlers and campers to keep electronics charged. I have used […]

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What’s Your Dad’s Adventure Personality?

| June 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

Father’s Day is fast approaching and if you need a gift for the kind of dad who likes anything relating to the outdoors, the hardest part about your shopping experience at ACK is going to be picking out which one to get! To help you narrow down your options, we’ve selected a few top gift […]

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Win a First Aid Kit for National Safety Month this June!

| June 1, 2013 | 52 Comments

Designated as National Safety Month by the National Safety Council, June marks both the coming summer and a reminder to be safe in everything you do including adventuring outside. We thought this would be a great opportunity to remind readers about staying prepared with proper safety gear and in particular, first aid kits. Day Tripper […]

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Bring the Summertime Tunes Outside with Waterproof Audio Accessories

| May 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Get ready to enjoy summer while you take your tunes along with you. Eco X Gear has a couple of great options including the Eco Terra Waterproof Audio System and Audio Eco Extreme Speaker Case. ACK Customer C.W. Goetz is enjoying his Eco Terra and had this review of it to share: “Well built, rugged and sounds […]

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In Focus Video: Dry Bag Options

| May 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

We’re big fans of Dry Bags here at ACK. We use them for just about everything when it comes to the outdoors. They have so many applications and there are so many slightly different versions of Dry Bags that it might seem a bit overwhelming to know what to look for and to know exactly […]

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Engel Live Bait Cooler – New Product

| May 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Keeping live bait on a kayak can be a tricky, and sometimes expensive, task to deal with.  Most people just simply drag a floating bait bucket with them, but that can add a lot of drag to your boat and cause it to handle differently.  Well the folks at Engel Coolers have come out with […]

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Astral Brewer Wins Another Top Gear Pick

| May 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Astral Brewer continues to wow the outdoor community. After being selected earlier this year by National Geographic as a 2013 Gear of the Year pick, the popular water shoe has now been chosen by Outside Magazine for their Top Gear Picks for 2013, based on value and performance. We only have good things to say about […]

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Johnson Outdoors’ New Adventure Team Website Coming Soon

| May 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Johnson Outdoors, makers of Old Town, Necky and Ocean Kayak, will be releasing a new website called AdventureOnTheWater.com that will act as a platform to showcase what their Pro Staff and Adventure Team Members are up to. It will feature photos, videos, personal kayak rigs of the teams, events and much more! While the date […]

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