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Learning to Fish the Hard Way!

| April 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Early Years I have found that most people who enjoy the outdoors as adults were exposed to the joys of nature at an early age through a grandparent, uncle or parent. I however, was lucky enough to experience it with all three. I grew up hunting and fishing and enjoyed it all the way […]

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How To Wash Your Eno Hammock

| April 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Guest Blog by the Eno Hammock Team Life happens to hammocks. Mud, coffee and trail mix can most likely be found on or in many hammocks after a full season of hanging around in them. Don’t fret too much though, it’s easy to keep your Eno Hammock clean and fresh throughout it’s lifetime. The nature of […]

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Thanks For Another Great Kayak Demo Days!

| April 24, 2014 | 2 Comments

Our 2014 Spring Kayak Demo Days took place earlier this month and as usual we all had a blast putting them on. This bi-annual event is a company wide favorite to host each year because of the opportunity it gives us to interact with customers and manufacturer representatives plus do a little paddling of our […]

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ACK Presents: 10 Fun Facts for Earth Day

| April 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Happy Earth Day! Today is about celebrating the beauty Earth has to offer and realizing that we can all make a difference when it comes to preserving and taking care of the environment we live in. Did you know that the average person generates over 4 pounds of trash every day and about 1.5 tons […]

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ACK.com and the “Heartbleed” Bug

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Security is a top priority for us and with the transactions we handle it is the utmost importance as Credit Card information as well as other personal information is something that our customers trust us with.  If you haven’t heard of the “heartbleed” bug, it is essentially a bug that was recently discovered that allowed […]

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How to Choose the Perfect Whitewater or Touring Kayak Paddle

| March 30, 2014 | 2 Comments

by Danny Mongno, Werner Paddles Marketing Manager Selecting the perfect kayak paddle is probably the most important decision you will make as a boater. That’s because the paddle is your engine, your tool to transfer energy to the water. Choosing the proper blade shape will allow you to perform at the highest level for your […]

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Gearing Up For Stand Up Paddling (SUP)

| March 29, 2014 | 2 Comments

Stand up paddling (SUP) has been popular for many years now but it’s still a new and exciting concept for many paddlers. One of the greatest things about SUP is that it requires minimal gear and can take on just about any body of water (though having the right board for the job certainly helps). […]

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Travel Safe: How To Protect Your Bags and Belongings While Traveling

| March 26, 2014 | 2 Comments

If you strategize for travel safety—and plan ahead—you can avoid becoming a victim of theft on the road. Keep these eight tips as you start packing up for your next getaway. From Eagle Creek Blogger Jessica Festa When traveling and exploring unfamiliar territory, your belongings become more vulnerable to being lost or stolen. That said, […]

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Viking Kayak Comes to ACK

| March 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

As many of you have seen/heard, we will now be adding Viking Kayak to our lineup. These boats are imported from over in New Zealand and we’re very excited to be the first US retailer to offer them. We plan on carrying 2 of the Viking Kayak models: the Profish Reload and the Profish 400 […]

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8 Ways to be a Backcountry Chef

| March 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

From Eno Team Member, Carolyn Ellison With Spring in the air, our weekends will soon be filled with hammocking, camping, playing in rivers and then when we’re all done…we’ll be hungry. Cooking–or eating rather–is personally one of my favorite times of camping trips. You just can’t get that campfire taste at home. There is an art to cooking […]

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