Tag: how to

How to Choose a Paddle That’s Right For You

| May 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Blade shape and paddling style – From a Fisherman’s perspective Simply put, if you focus on a paddle that fits you it will means less fatigue, more time on the water and more fish in your boat.  A lot goes into a great paddling paddle and each manufacture will happily tell their story, so do your […]

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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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ACK Fishfinder Installation Package

| May 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Installing a Fishfinder on a kayak can be a daunting task to people who try it for the first time.  Trust me, I know.  The first time I tried to install a fishfinder I had wires running all over the place and parts laying all around because I didn’t know what they were, where they went or […]

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Eno How-To: Hammock and Strap Set-Up

| March 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Eno Hammocks has put together this great video that demonstrates how to set-up your hammock. With spring break upon us, thought I would share! Joseph @ACK  

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Update: ACKTVnetwork YouTube Channel

| February 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Howdy! We’ll be shooting and releasing some awesome videos over the next couple of weeks and if you haven’t noticed, ACK recently moved to a new YouTube channel, ACKTVnetwork! While we’ve moved all of our old videos over to the new channel for your viewing pleasure, we’re also continuously updating the channel with new content […]

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Google+ Hangout: How to- Hatch Install

| January 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

We’re having a lot of fun with our Google+ Hangouts and Monday night’s was no exception. ACK’s Chris Hackerd took viewers through the installation process for a large hatch and a 6 inch round hatch with a cat bag on an Ocean Kayak’s Venus 11. Even if you own another boat, this how-to should come in […]

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Cold Weather Paddling Apparel Layering Guide

| October 3, 2012 | 5 Comments

Fall brings cooler weather and a hint of even colder temperatures that are just around the corner but that doesn’t necessarily mean it’s time to put your kayaks and canoes away. With a bit of preparation and apparel suited for almost any type of environmental condition, you’ll be paddling well into the winter, especially for […]

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ACK’s In-Store Seminar Series Nearing End of 1st Year!

| March 2, 2012 | 2 Comments

It’s coming close to a year now since ACK launched its in-store seminar series. For those that live near one of our stores, hopefully you’ve had a chance to attend one by now. For those of you who are not familiar with our in-store seminars, ACK’s expert store staff has been putting on local, educational […]

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ACK In-Store Seminar Series Update

| October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Back in January of 2011, we started hosting a seminar series that not only focused on paddling activities such as fishing and camping but also offered basic lessons and tips on where to go. The seminars were conducted at all three stores, typically on Sunday mornings, by both ACK staff members and invited guest speakers. […]

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