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Save the Date – Fall ACK Demo Days Almost Here!

| July 21, 2013 | 1 Comment

ACK Demo Days – Fall 2013 Mark your calendars – The ACK Fall 2013 Demo Days are only two months out!  As always, this FREE event will feature a HUGE selection of paddlecraft for you to check out plus paddling & outdoor clinics from our vendors and other experts, and of course, some killer deals. […]

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Team Austin Kayak – Casting for a Cause Kayak Fishing Tournament

| June 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Who Can Say No to a Little Kayak Fishing for a Good Cause? ACKer’s Chris Hackerd, Andrew Moczygemba & Brock Nedland have set course for Port Aransas today with plans to tackle some coastal fishing in the Casting for a Cause Fishing Tournament  that starts tomorrow (June, 28th). The volunteer-driven event has grown to become […]

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[Trip Recap]: Venturing West

| April 27, 2013 | 4 Comments

I was born in Texas. I have a full-sized state flag on my wall. I’ve seen every single episode of King of the Hill (that’s about 95 hours of my life). I love this state and when I was recently planning a vacation I didn’t see any reason to leave it so I headed out […]

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Happy 50th to Texas Parks & Wildlife!

| March 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

50 years ago, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department was created by the merger of the Texas Game & Fish Commission and the State Parks board. Since then, they have been working to make “life better outside” in Texas and we really do appreciate their efforts here at ACK. Be sure to check out their celebration […]

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Attention! ACK’s Spring Location Grand Opening Details

| November 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

We will be opening a fourth store at the beginning of December and we couldn’t be more excited to share some new details about the grand opening weekend! Click on over to Facebook and check out our new Spring Store page and check out the event posting for more details. We will be updating the […]

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A First Paddle Race Experience

| September 3, 2012 | 1 Comment

A little while ago, ACK had the opportunity to get involved with a local Texas paddle race called the La Grange Kanoe Klasika. We sponsor paddling events every chance we get, usually sending gift certificates or gear – occasionally, we are able to participate or attend. This particular race took place on an 18 mile stretch of […]

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Inks Lake Trip Report – Texas

| May 27, 2012 | 2 Comments

About 2 months ago one of my closest friends, Ben, and I decided to encourage each other to lose weight and get in shape. Ben had already been at it for 4 or 5 months and I was just starting. A few weeks later we decided to sit down weekly to discuss our experiences and […]

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Event Recap: Fly Fishing Downtown Austin, Texas

| April 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

Last week I got to step into the Paramount Theatre here in Austin, Texas for the first time and catch the 2012 Fly Fishing Film Tour and to represent ACK as a sponsor of the event. It was a neat evening with many familiar faces. I have seen many of these folks in our stores […]

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