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Here’s Why You Need to Make Travel a Priority

| June 9, 2015 | 6 Comments

Throughout our newest blog series “On the Road with ACK” we will introduce you to our favorite destinations, useful essentials, and whatever else we could think up to better equip you for your summer holiday.

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Austin Canoe & Kayak (ACK) Reorganizes Management Team, Re-Hires Former Director of Marketing

| June 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

Austin Canoe & Kayak continues to expand with a more defined leadership team designed to accommodate the company’s growth and long term business strategies. Austin, Texas (June 9th, 2015) – Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe & Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC, today announced the expansion of its management team with the return of former Director of Marketing, Roland Jimenez, as Vice President of Marketing.

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Austin Canoe & Kayak (ACK) Partners With Vendors to Help Aid in Texas Flood Relief & Rebuilding Efforts

| June 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Austin Canoe & Kayak (ACK) Partners With Vendors to Help Aid in Texas Flood Relief & Rebuilding Efforts In the aftermath of the destruction that occurred after the Memorial weekend floods in central Texas, Austin Canoe and Kayak together with Adventure Medical Kits, Sawyer Products Inc. and Tackett Brothers Inc.

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ACK Campfire Recipe: Beer Pancakes

| June 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Who says you can’t have beer first thing in the morning? And let’s not limit ourselves to breakfast, these pancakes have the potential to be your new favorite “breakfast for dinner” meal as well.

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ACK Campfire Recipe: Simple and Delicious Chili Pie

| May 20, 2015 | 2 Comments

When hiking, camping, or doing any kind of physical activity outdoors, you’ll need foods that are highly sustaining, nutrition that you won’t have you searching your bag for the last of your pie trail mix shortly after lunch.

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ACK Campfire Recipes: 5 Simple Tin Foil Meals

| May 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Appetizer, Dinner, Desert, and Breakfast – All brought to you by Tin Foil. Cheesy Stuffed Sourdough Loaf, Grilled Lemon Brussel Sprouts, Jerk Chicken Wings, Gourmet Banana Boat, Egg and Avocado Breakfast.

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Best Summer Coolers

| May 19, 2015 | 1 Comment

This summer, when the weather’s undeniably hot, make sure your yak is on the water and your beverages are ice cold. Whether you plan on storing food, beverages, bait, ice, or fish – here are some of the best coolers for the season.

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3 Ways to Keep Your Kayak Safe from UV Rays

| May 19, 2015 | 9 Comments

We all understand the importance of protecting our skin from the sun, but what have you done lately to protect your kayaks outer layer from those same harmful UV rays? After long periods of time exposed to sunlight, Ultraviolet Radiation can destroy almost anything it comes into contact with.

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Adventure Medical Kits: Me & My Dog Medical Kit

| May 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Adventure Medical Kits and the ACK team understand the importance of staying safe on the trail; not just for you but for your furry four legged companions as well. Diagnosing your dog in the wild can be difficult when their form of communication isn’t exactly the same as ours. Now you can be a bit more confident when it comes to helping your pet out of a sticky situation.

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The 5 Items Your Mom Really Wants for Mother’s Day

| May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

There are only so many years in a row that you can get away with approaching your mom with flowers on Mother’s Day. Yes, of course she’ll lovingly accept, but there are other things, more interesting things she’s found on ACK.com that she just can’t stop thinking about. And I’m sure that after getting a peek at these picks yourself, you’ll agree. Here are the top five favorites that your mom shouldn’t go without this Mother’s Day.

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