Tag: summer

Heat Exhaustion vs. Heatstroke: What’s The Difference?

| August 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

To be brief, heat exhaustion comes before heatstroke.

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Equip Your Day Trip With The Ideal Cooler

| August 3, 2016 | 1 Comment

Whatever your beverage of choice, you want it to be cold.

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ACK Gear Guide: Road Trip Essentials

| July 5, 2016 | 4 Comments

Does it get any better than a leisure summer road trip? While I love the excitement of traveling by plane, memories of my siblings and I piling into my my parent’s SUV and driving up to destinations like Yosemite in California, Zion National Park in Utah, and the Grand Canyon in Arizona will always hold a special spot in my heart.

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Top Picks For Texas Summer Paddling, No Experience Required

| July 5, 2016 | 3 Comments

For outdoor enthusiasts, Texas summers means water play.

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Kids’ Summer Checklist: Ditch the iPad, Get Outdoors

| June 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

We’ve put together a handy activities checklist to inspire outdoor adventures with your youngin(s).

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Longer Days means Longer ACK Store Hours!

| May 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

In celebration of longer days and warmer weather we have extended our Austin, Houston, North Houston and San Antonio store hours for your shopping convenience.  This summer, select ACK locations, will be rocking extra hours during the week to help you shop until the sun drops!

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8 Things to Consider When Buying a Paddle

| July 21, 2015 | 5 Comments

How do I know which length suits me best? If you hold the paddle straight up and down on the floor next to you the blade on the floor should be touching the ground and the top blade should be about six inches above your head from the bottom of the top blade.

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Best Summer Coolers

| May 19, 2015 | 2 Comments

This summer, when the weather’s undeniably hot, make sure your yak is on the water and your beverages are ice cold. Whether you plan on storing food, beverages, bait, ice, or fish – here are some of the best coolers for the season.

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Summer Outdoor Essentials

| June 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Summer is here and it is about time we all got outside and enjoyed what nature has to offer! We asked all of you via our Facebook page what you considered to be your summer outdoor essentials and got some helpful responses.

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Summer, It’s Not Over Yet!

| August 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Based on the sheer volume of pictures I am seeing with kids and their new and loaded backpacks on Facebook, it seems that school is back in session. Some may see it as the end of summer but the heat is still on for most of the country and before we begin to plan out our cooler weather outdoor adventures, we should all take advantage of what’s left and enjoy the warmer temperatures to the fullest extent.

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