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Visual Diaries ACK Adventures: The Grand Canyon

| December 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

One of the many joys of the holiday season is taking time off to explore new places. Jenny May, ACK’s Merchandising Manager had the opportunity to enjoy an adventure in the Grand Canyon last week!

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2016 Winter Boat Shows!

| December 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Looking for something fun to do while trying to beat those post-holiday blues? Stop by our booth at the Austin, Houston, and San Antonio Winter Boat Shows!

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Head to Toe Guide for Keeping Warm on the Water

| December 29, 2015 | 16 Comments

When winter rolls around, I find myself lusting for those summer days where you could just slip into a bathing suit, slap on some sunscreen and a hat and be good to go for a day of paddling. Colder weather calls for much more preparation when you’re dressing to keep warm on the water.

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5 Reasons The North Face Youth Recon Squash Backpack Will be Your Kid’s Go To Carry on Bag

| December 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

1.Pockets for Everything Whoever was on the team designing this backpack definitely has kids.

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Gear for All! 5 Holiday Gift Ideas from ACK’s King of Christmas

| December 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hands down, the Holidays are my favorite time of year.  While it’s a little tougher getting in the spirit in Texas without the white Christmases that my homeland of Vermont afforded me, once our Spotify playlist (link to your spotify blog here) starts blaring “All I Want For Christmas is You”, a huge Grinch-esque smile spreads across my face.

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Beginner’s Guide to Increasing Visibility in Darkness

| December 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Darkness approaches from both directions -morning and evening and as we near the shortest day of the year, sneaking in your workout while it’s still light out gets really tricky. One of the biggest excuses for putting a pause on those after work runs or early morning bike rides is the darkness.

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ACK Lifestyles Presents: SUP Fishing

| December 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

If you’ve never heard of the booming sport of SUP Fishing, this is a great first glance into this beautiful and relaxing adventure.  Let ACK’s own Carlos Andreu take you on a journey around Ladybird Lake in Austin, TX and describe to you what makes this sport at once so thrilling and ultimately so enjoyable.

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C’mon, Share Your Outdoor Product Photos!

| December 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

In a world of too much information and too little time, we know how valuable focused and resourceful product information is to our customers. We also know that second to product information, providing our customers with the opportunity to see the product being used in a real world situation can not only help drive a buying decision but perhaps inspire them to go out and enjoy the great outdoors.

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Devyn’s Holiday Gift Suggestions

| December 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

This might count as cheating, but it also might be the most honest gift guide ever because it’s things I all want! For anyone:

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Jacob’s Picks for Shopping for the Adventurer in Your Life

| December 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

We all know the Holidays are a special time of the year. We choose to spend time with friends, family, and the people we love.

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