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Bugaboo Backpacker Cookset – Employee Review

| May 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

ACK Employee Colter MacKenzie took a three day weekend as part of ACK’s Go Play Day Initiative to get employees adventuring outside and he hit some campsites by the lake with some new gear. One of these items included the Bugaboo Backpacker Cookset from GSI Outdoors and he wanted to share his thoughts about the product here: […]

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Solar Photon 2 – Employee Review

| May 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

ACK Employee Colter MacKenzie took a three day weekend as part of ACK’s Go Play Day Initiative to get employees adventuring outside and he hit some campsites by the lake with some new gear. One of these items included the Solar Photon 2 Tent from Terra Nova and he wanted to share his thoughts about the product […]

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Advanced Elements AdvancedFrame Inflatable Kayak – Customer Review

| May 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Looking for some portability in your kayak? ACK customer Chris purchased this AdvancedFrame Inflatable Kayak from Advanced Elements and highly recommends it for anyone interested in flatwater paddling or event overnight backpacking trips! Here’s what he had to say: “Have used this for exploring small lakes and for inland marine (Puget Sound). Design and construction are […]

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Trail Ridge 4 – Employee Review

| May 18, 2013 | 1 Comment

ACK Employee Colter MacKenzie took a three day weekend as part of ACK’s Go Play Day Initiative to get employees adventuring outside and he and some friends hit some campsites by the lake with some new gear. One of these items included the Trail Ridge 4 Tent from Kelty and he wanted to share his thoughts about the […]

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Sawyer Paddles Ranger X Canoe Paddle – Customer Review

| May 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Looking for a new all around canoe paddle? Customer reviewer Shua gave this very straightforward assessment of the Ranger X Canoe Paddle from Sawyer and we couldn’t help but share. “So here’s the thing- If you are looking for an all-round paddle that can take on anything from class 3+ ww to flatwater long distance touring and do […]

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In Focus: Camping / Road Trip Gear

| May 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

If you’ve followed along with my recent travels, you know I took a trip out to West Texas for a quick four day weekend and after all the dust settled, I decided to make a few videos to showcase some of the products I used. Take a look! A clean campsite is a wonderful thing […]

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Product Testing in West Texas

| May 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

I recently embarked on a trip out to the great wide open of West Texas and took some products we sell here at ACK along for the trip. Let me start right off the bat by saying everything I used served its purpose very well and I will give you a rundown of what I […]

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YakAttack BlackPak Review

| May 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

The milk crate is a staple in kayak fishing accessories and it has been around since I can remember. I have seen crates rigged out in so many ways – it seems like everyone customizes their crate to their liking and their fishing style. Not having a crate to put your gear in is like not […]

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Helle Viking Knife – Customer Review

| May 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

One of our customers, Brent Baldwin, shared the following in-depth review with us about his Helle Viking Knife and we thought you might enjoy it. “This is an excellent knife, but before you order, you should know what you are getting. Study the pictures on this website, and read other reviews. The Viking is essentially a […]

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CamelBak Arc 4 Hydration Belt – Product Review

| May 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Iv’e been running pretty regularly since early January and I’ve used the waist mounted bottle system from CamelBak called the Arc 4 Hydration Belt about a dozen times since then. The Arc 4 features four convenient 8 oz. snap-in bottles that are easy to remove and replace while maintaining pace. The ‘baskets’ that hold the bottles in place are very intuitive as well as […]

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