Tag: kayak camping

Pigs in a Tent…Well Almost

| March 6, 2013 | 3 Comments

Back in January, I wrote a short article ranting about partaking in new adventure this year. Shame on me, two full months later and I had yet to do any of it, that is until just recently.

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ACK Kayak Camping Gear Guide: A Visual Presentation

| September 5, 2012 | 24 Comments

We’ve written several articles highlighting what you need to know when kayak camping. This time, we took a different approach featuring the camping gear you should consider taking along with you through an easy to follow one page visual presentation.

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Outdoor Summer Fun, Fun, Fun!

| May 31, 2012 | 3 Comments

School’s out, summer is here, let’s all get out and play. Whether you’ve got kids, grand kids, nieces, nephews…

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Kayak Camping – You’ve Thought About It, Go Do It!

| May 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Note: This article was originally published in ACK Paddler, our very own in-store printed newsletter which features a variety of resources including how-tos, maps and a calendar of events.

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Product Review: Tarpon 100

| March 2, 2011 | 6 Comments

Light, nimble, full featured and affordable. What do you get when you take one of the most well-respected, popular and proven kayak and shrink it?

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Colorado River Kayak Camping

| November 14, 2010 | 7 Comments

I joined a local paddling group through meetup.com to get in on some group paddling action.

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Commanding the Colorado

| October 31, 2010 | 4 Comments

I was trying to figure how I was going to get all of my gear into one of my sit on top kayaks. Most of the paddlers on this trip were taking canoes but I still preferred to use a kayak. Then it occurred to me that the best option would be a hybrid such as a Native Watercraft Ultimate 14 or a Wilderness Systems Commander 140. Because of their wide-open cockpit design, either would easily accommodate all of my gear while still providing an experience closer to my personal preferences.

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