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Getting Started Snowshoeing

| January 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

When the snow starts to fall and the water turns solid, what’s a paddler to do? Strap on a pair of snowshoes and take a hike! Snowshoeing is a fun wintertime activity that can be either exhilarating or relaxing (and sometimes both), depending on how you approach it and definitely worth giving a try! Why […]

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Attention Kayak Anglers…the Power Pole Mirco Anchor is Coming to ACK!

| December 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

The iCast 2013 Best Product of Show is coming to ACK! The Power Pole Micro Anchor is headed for ACK! This electronic shallow water anchoring system is designed for kayaks, canoes, and small boats up to 1500 pounds. Kayak anglers, this one is for you! Here’s how it works: Thinking About Buying One? Read this. For […]

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Stay Prepared with the Weekender First Aid Kit

| December 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Written by Spring Store Associate Kelsey Knowlden Emergency preparedness is an important aspect of outdoor adventures that often is overlooked or forgotten. What many people don’t realize is that it doesn’t usually take much. Getting a basic kit like the Weekender First Aid Kit and keeping it in your pack or car glove compartment can prepare […]

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The Predator Just Got a Little Easier to Stand In

| December 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

As if it wasn’t easy enough already, a new accessory has come out to make standing in the Predator even easier!   I’m talking about the new Predator Steady Stand Bar which has already arrived at the ACK warehouse and is ready to ship. This product mounts to the accessory plates on the Predator and […]

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A Fish-Finder that Utilizes Your Phone?

| December 18, 2013 | 2 Comments

Yep, Introducing the New Vexilar SonarPhone T-Pod! The new Vexilar SonarPhone T-Pod is a unit that turns your smartphone or tablet into a fully functional touch screen sonar system that will rival the performance of sonar systems costing hundreds more. This is a very exciting kayak fishing product for a number of reasons. You don’t […]

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The ACK Survival Guide to Winter Kayaking

| December 8, 2013 | 7 Comments

As winter sets in and water starts to turn solid, many paddlers will be hanging up their paddling gear until spring. For others, the cold is just another challenge to overcome before getting on the water. I believe that winter time kayaking can actually be very enjoyable but it does pose some risks that you […]

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Backwater Assault Paddle Now at ACK!

| December 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Put the Bulky Paddle Away & Fish! The Backwater Assault Paddle has landed at ACK! This new paddling accessory has been grabbing the attention of kayak anglers because of the versatility it provides for fishing. Meant for short distances or adjusting position, the Backwater Hand Paddle won’t replace your favorite go-to kayaking paddle, but it will let […]

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Tips on Kayak Storage from ACK

| November 1, 2013 | 2 Comments

Keep your investment in tip top shape with proper kayak storage technique When you buy your first kayak, deciding how you’ll store it isn’t the first thing you think about. It isn’t until you start noticing that the colors are fading or that the hull has developed a slight bend where it was resting in your […]

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Apparel Options for Cold Weather Paddling

| October 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

There’s Lots of Options When it Comes to Cold Weather Paddling Summertime paddling apparel is easy. Throw on a lightweight t-shirt (or don’t), a swimsuit, a pair of water shoes and you’re set. Ok, it’s not always quite that simple, but the point is summertime is a breeze when you compare it to fall and […]

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ACK Austin Paddling Seminars Revamped for Fall

| October 21, 2013 | 2 Comments

Got cold weather blues? ACK Austin Paddling Seminars are just what you need! With the Winter season slowly approaching the ACK Austin Store will be looking to take every one’s mind off of the rainy cold weather that would keep them off the water by holding several informative and fun paddling seminars. Here’s what you can […]

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