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Kammok Hammock Contest Winners

| August 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Our most recent contest allowed fans to come up with a creative caption for a Kammok hammock image of a group of friends using their hammocks on a pier over water. Here at ACK we love giving away free stuff, especially to deserving fans who will get into the wild and use their gear to the fullest.

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A Hike Well Worth the Texas Heat

| August 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

As a newly married man, every day carries a new surprise.  Some are small, like coming home to a fully stocked fridge or having an apartment that smells like vanilla.

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ACK Introduces Ultimate Direction Trail Running Gear

| August 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

When it comes to trail running, ACK Customer Service Representative, Anthony, is our go-to pro. He’s participated and won several trail running competitions and spends many of his lunch breaks training while most could only think about what kind of sandwich they crave.

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Who Let the Dogs Out?

| August 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

 One of my favorite things about working here at ACK is that many of our co-workers are dog lovers, and I know that many who don’t have one are seriously considering adopting. As for us, we have our staple office dogs that stop by every once in a while and greet us with slobbery kisses while making sure we are getting our work done (even on Fridays).

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The North Face Inductor

| July 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

The North Face’s Inductor Charged Backpack is definitely not your average pack.

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We’re Ready for Fall Demo Days, Are You?

| July 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Fall Demo Days is on its way to a location near you! With over eighty kayaks to test and purchase, both experienced and new paddlers are in for a treat.

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Thoughts on Southern Colorado

| July 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

A few weeks ago I was lucky enough to squeeze in a trip out to Manitou Springs, Colorado. If you aren’t already familiar with the destination, you may recall its largest attraction, Pike’s Peak.

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8 Things to Consider When Buying a Paddle

| July 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

How do I know which length suits me best? If you hold the paddle straight up and down on the floor next to you the blade on the floor should be touching the ground and the top blade should be about six inches above your head from the bottom of the top blade.

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Engel Limited Edition Pink Coolers

| July 15, 2015 | 3 Comments

Today walking through the endless lineup of tents and new products at the On the Water Demo at ICAST 2015 I was immediately drawn to the brand new Pink Engel Dry Box Cooler under the familiar blue Engel tent. The pink Engel Dry Box Cooler still boasts the original cooler’s best features including stainless steel screws, carry handles, and an air-tight “O” ring seal to keep your goods air and water tight.

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Feel Free Launches the New Lure 11.5 2016

| July 15, 2015 | 4 Comments

Tomorrow Feel Free officially announces the brand new Lure 11.5, the ultimate fishing machine for stability and comfort.

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