There’s a lot of accessories available for kayaking and kayak fishing, but you’ve got two essentials to get out on the water: A PFD and a paddle. Knowing this, we want to draw attention to a very handy section of our site: The Kayak Packages Page!
You’re getting a lot of information in a one stop shop at your fingertips, including access to current and all past issues of the Texas Parks & Wildlife magazine, as well as hunting and fishing guides.
We’ve been waiting to bring on the Austin-based brand for a while and we couldn’t be more excited about carrying it. Why? Because it’s high-quality clothing that prioritizes functionality. It looks good, but it doesn’t sacrifice quality for trendy.
The truth is: A lot of us probably unknowingly partake in activities and have habits that are “environmentally friendly” or “green.” That matters, because personal impact adds up! But the truth also is: We could each stand to do more.
Austin, Texas (April 21, 2017) – Outdoor adventure and action gear specialty retailer, Summit Sports, announces the launch of “OWN IT”, an initiative to minimize landfill waste, protect natural resources and assist in wildlife conservation while inspiring others to do the same.
Barometric pressure is essentially the weight of the air; it constantly pushes down on everything – on us, on the earth and on the surface of the water. Since weather is such an influential factor when it comes to fishing, my time on the water has confirmed that barometric pressure can be very accurate.
The plan was to put in around 10 am, paddle until we reached the island we’d camp on, spend the night, then pack up and paddle until we reached our take-out point under a bridge around mid-afternoon the next day, where Rising Phoenix would pick us up and take us back to Bastrop.
The experience was probably the best I’ve ever had camping anywhere, and it probably wouldn’t have worked out if I didn’t have help from work-the gear that ACK provided make the trip possible.
The number one cause of drowning is medical emergencies, and a proper fitting PFD could be the difference in making it home alive or not making it home at all. For that reason, I decided to write a blog about how much I enjoy my PFD of choice, the NRS Chinook.