Tag: kayak

Tips on Kayak Storage from ACK

| November 1, 2013 | 2 Comments

Keep your investment in tip top shape with proper kayak storage technique When you buy your first kayak, deciding how you’ll store it isn’t the first thing you think about. It isn’t until you start noticing that the colors are fading or that the hull has developed a slight bend where it was resting in your […]

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5 Ways Passionate Paddlers are Celebrating Halloween

| October 29, 2013 | 1 Comment

With Halloween on the horizon, here are 5 unique ways paddlers are celebrating Halloween: 1. Spooky Kayak Decorations, because nothing says scary like a skeleton in a kayak. 2. Dressing Up Like Mr. CanoeHead, this insurance salesman turned super hero is a reference no one will probably get. 3. Paddling a..Pumpkin? It’s a farmer thing.  4. Paddling in […]

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Hybrid SUP-yak Impresses Casual Paddlers

| June 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Ocean Kayak Nalu began turning heads when it was released about four years ago. Today, this hybrid Kayak-SUP continues to impress those who come across it. Incredibly versatile, the Nalu is meant to offer the best of both worlds with the ability to both sit and stand while you paddle. Over the years the […]

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Versa Paddle Great Tool for Diablo Kayaks – Customer Review

| May 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

The hybrid kayak/paddleboards from Diablo Paddlesports have been making a big splash here at ACK and especially among our local kayak fishing customers who like to fish calm fresh water & saltwater flats. That’s why we were very excited when we picked up Sawyer’s new 3-in-1 Versa paddle, which functions as a kayak paddle, SUP paddle & […]

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Take Charge of Spring with Savings from Johnson Outdoors

| April 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Spring means it’s time to get out on the water and we are very excited to pass on a special promotion to help you do just that! From May 3rd through June 2nd when you purchase an new & eligible Ocean Kayak, Old Town or Necky kayak you will receive a $50 or $100 Visa® Cash Card. This […]

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100% FREE Kayak Shipping

| April 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

To celebrate spring, we’re excited to offer FREE KAYAK SHIPPING as well as 15% Off Accessories* and encourage you to take advantage of this offer while it lasts. It isn’t often we are able to offer a deal like this since shipping a kayak requires special skill, packaging and handling which of course results in additional costs.  While […]

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[Photos] : ACK’s 2013 Austin Demo Days

| April 11, 2013 | 1 Comment

We had an absolute blast at this past weekend’s Austin Demo Days at the Hyde Park Quarry and hope you did too. If you missed out, don’t fret! Not only can you check out the photo recap in this blog but you still have the chance to participate in Demo Days this coming weekend in San […]

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Announcing the 2013 Spring Kayak Demo Days!

| February 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

It’s that time again! The 2013 Spring Demo Days are almost here and we hope you are as excited as us to experience one of the most sought after events in the paddling community. This year, we will offer two days of full out on the water action for all three demos! Expect to see […]

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New Video: Kayaks 101 – Differences Between Kayak Designs

| February 18, 2013 | 1 Comment

Are you looking for a kayak but overwhelmed by all the different choices? Well you’ve come to the right place! In our continuing “101″ video series, ACK’s Roland Jimenez walks you through the basics of choosing the right kayak by identifying the differences between sit-inside, sit-on-top, whitewater, touring and the canoe/kayak hybrid design types. Still […]

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Set Sail for the 2013 Winter Boat Shows

| December 28, 2012 | 4 Comments

The holidays are over, but for many that means it’s soon to be the best time of the year. That’s right, it’s nearly time for the 2013 Winter Boat Shows! Each year several Texas cities host these events and display the widest variety of boats on the market. For the most part the shows revolve […]

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