Tag: Kayaking

Houston Fire

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

In March of 2012, ACK was thriving.  Stores in Austin, San Marcos and Houston were outfitting more customers than ever before and ACK.

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ACK Gives Back

| April 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

ACK was founded ten years ago on the belief that every customer should be treated like they are our only customer.  This foundation extends beyond just the people that shop at ACK.

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The Birth of ACK – An Interview with Steve Messana

| April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

I recently sat down with ACK President & Co-Owner Steve Messanna to talk about the development of Austin Canoe and Kayak, his passion for the outdoors, and the path less traveled that brought him to collaborating with his brother on their biggest project yet as they prepare to celebrate ten years at ACK. How did you and Peter decide to purchase ACK?

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Family Friendly Kayaking

| April 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

“As children observe, reflect, record, and share nature’s patterns and rhythms, they are participating in a process that promotes scientific and ecological awareness, problem solving, and creativity.” Unless you frequently participate in class five white water excursions or seek out adventures of strictly perilous domains, you’ve been able to imagine your kids joining in on your outdoor voyages.

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Foul Weather Fan

| March 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

We were grateful for the rain. It has been very dry since Christmas.

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The Kayak Adventure You’ve Been Missing Out On

| March 5, 2015 | 2 Comments

Full Moon paddle sessions are lesser known excursions for those interested in taking their kayak experience to the next level. Historically, doing much of anything under the glow of a full moon has had mystic connotations associated to it.

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ACK Demo Days 2015!

| February 18, 2015 | 2 Comments

ACK Demo Days is Back! What?

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The Road Less Traveled by ACK’s Social Media Coordinator

| January 30, 2015 | 2 Comments

Growing up In Chicago had always made me feel homesick for a place I hadn’t yet been. My parents, being fond travelers, were dedicated to making adventure time a priority, even after my brother and I were born.

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The Secret to Fishing the Guadalupe River

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Written by ACK’s Fleet Sales Manager, Juan Carlos Andreu The beginning of winter marks the kickoff of a very special fishery hidden in the Texas hill country; Guadalupe river rainbow trout. Every year Texas Parks and Wildlife and other private organizations like Trout Unlimited, stock the Guadalupe river with thousands of rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) and hundreds of fisherman take their shot at hooking this amazing fish.

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Resolve to Get Outside and Play in 2015

| January 2, 2015 | 6 Comments

There is pleasure in the pathless woods, there is rapture in the lonely shore, there is society where none intrudes, by the deep sea, and music in its roar; I love not man the less, but nature more. – Lord Byron The beginning of a new year brings about new ideas, promises, and resolutions for everyone.

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