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As the weather begins to warm, the itch to get outside intensifies. It’s time you get prepared to scratch it! If this will be your first season camping, we want to be the first to welcome you to the great outdoors! We’re glad you’re here.
A few ACK employees packed up this weekend to go camping at Hill Country State Natural Area in beautiful of Bandera, TX, which is about 50 miles northwest of San Antonio. Hill Country SNA has primitive and equestrian camping areas and over 40 miles of trails that we planned to run/bike.
With it’s roots deep in the heart of Texas, we welcome Emory Peak to our line up of top brands at Austin Canoe & Kayak. Emory Peak is a new terra sports adventure brand looking to make its footprint in the outdoor industry. You can count on this brand to continue offering quality products with high end features at friendly price points for entry level adventurists.
Most people attribute a restless night camping to their sleeping bag. As you may know from a bad experience, not all sleeping bags are equal. If you love camping but love your sleep even more, we recommend getting a bag of your own.
“Northern New Mexico has some of the best trout fishing I’ve ever experienced. They have it all from East to West. Big rivers, tributaries, creeks, lakes – you name it, there’s fish in there.” Check out this fly fishing adventure from ACK employee, Drew Arnold!
When it comes to your outdoor adventure, the proper gear can make or break your time on water or trail. These lists are intentionally designed to include everything but the kitchen sink.
The world is such a big place. There are thousands of places yet for me to see. Luckily this summer I was able to cross off a few, France, Italy, and Switzerland. For 10 wonderful days I toured the Mont Blanc mountain range. It was beautiful, and will forever be ingrained in my brain as one of the most amazing adventures I’ve ever been on.
Our Director of Brand Marketing at ACK heads to Colorado to take on the 14,000ft summit of Grays Peak. Going from sea level to that extreme elevation in within a 24 hr window is no easy feat. Check out how he prepared, the gear he used, and of course the views!
The weather is cooling down and leaves are beginning to change as the perfect season for outdoor activities gets closer. Everyone has their fall traditions, but we encourage you to make the most out of this fall by trying something new!