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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!
When ACK-ers take time off, it’s practically a guarantee they’re going to seek adventure wherever they go. That’s an awesome advantage to us as a company in the outdoor industry, where we benefit from our employees having that hands-on experience.
When I was young, old Western movies portrayed Texas as a land of mountains, cactus and desert as far as the eye could see. But where I grew up, it was nothing like that.
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.
“I’ve had this grand scheme to steal away for a few weeks during the Alaskan summer to be dropped off on an island in the PWS with a kayak and all my saltwater fishing gear and no connection to the outside world except a pickup date.”
How do you choose a winter jacket beyond factors like design, color and pricing?
Our Austin, Texas store just got a new team member! We chatted with him to learn more about him as a person beyond his job title: