Tag: fishing

Huge Trout on a Windy Day

| May 12, 2014 | 2 Comments

Here at ACK we love supporting our Youth Anglers and getting their point of views. With clear eyes and full hearts these youth anglers provide a fresh view on a passion that all of us have had for many years. Madi Lee, a promising young angler, has been kind enough to provide us with one of her fishing experiences […]

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Introducing the ACKessories Milk Crate!

| May 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

What is the one accessory item you can always find in the tankwell of a kayak fisherman? If your answer was, ‘A milk crate!’ then you are 100% correct. Kayak fishermen use them to house all of their gear and even turn to some creative rigging to make their crates suit their style of fishing […]

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Mother’s Day 2014 – Sunshine & Quality Time

| May 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mother’s Day is quickly approaching and if you’re still grasping at straws trying to figure out what to do May 11th (Mother’s Day if you didn’t already know that), look no further. Some of us at ACK came up with a few awesome ideas that will surely have your mother anxiously awaiting work on Monday […]

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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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Come Join ACK for National Hunting and Fishing Day!

| September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Get the Kids Outside With this Free Event! This Saturday is National Hunting and Fishing Day and to celebrate we’ll be joining up with the City of Round Rock and Kid’s Outdoor Zone for another weekend full of paddling. This free event is geared towards getting the kiddo’s excited about being outside, and we’re pumped to […]

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Outsider Perspective : KATS Fishing Tournament

| March 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

There’s a lot of talk around the ACK offices and our stores about the Kayak Anglers Tournament Series (KATS) and if you aren’t an angler, that can leave you feeling a little left out at times. Case in point: Myself. While I do enjoy fishing for its relaxing, meditative and buddy-bonding aspects, I probably haven’t […]

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New Diablo Paddlesports Accessories

| February 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Diablo Paddlesports has launched a couple of new accessories specifically designed to be mounted to their boats, the Chupacabra and the Adios. The Diablo Leaning Post works in a similar manner as the Hobie H-Bar in the fact that it helps you stand up and stabilize yourself while sight casting or stand up paddling.  It folds completely […]

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Video Series: Rod Holders 101

| February 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

We know one of our biggest requests for video topics has to do with kayak fishing and we are here to please! We filmed a new video series on Rod Holders and it covers the differences between styles of rod holders, the different types of mounts and the different methods for mounting the rod holder […]

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New Product: YakAttack BlackPak

| February 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

YakAttack has come out with a new crate “system” for kayak fishing called the BlackPak.  The crate is made of the same starboard material that the Hobie side boards on the Pro Angler are made of.  These are very versatile packs and allow numerous rigging opportunities to customize the product and they are also very durable, able to take […]

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Tools From Down Under….

| January 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

….well, not really.  But they have an Australian inspired name! In case you are wondering just what in the world I am talking about, let me introduce to you Boomerang Tool Company. These guys make high grade aircraft aluminum pliers but throw in a retractable tether that keeps your tools coming back to you when you […]

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