Tag: wilderness systems

Top 10 Kayaks For Cold Weather Paddling

| December 5, 2012 | 4 Comments

A few months back, I wrote a short piece that caused a bit of a stir. Apparently “storing your kayak for the winter” didn’t resound well with many, especially those residing in more temperate regions (tongue in cheek of course).

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Quest for a Kayak Ends at Tarpon 120

| December 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

I have been on a quest the past few months. No, not for hunting dragons, but for a kayak.

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Fishing Lake Fayette with Bobby Clark of Wilderness Systems

| November 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Lake Fayette is a favorite destination for anglers all over Texas (and sometimes the world) and is even one of the destinations picked out for ACK’s Kayak Angler Tournament Series. Well, I came across a video from Bobby Clark, a Wilderness Systems Pro Staff angler, fishing Fayette in his Wilderness Systems Ride 115 and I have to say that I was impressed.

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New for 2013 in Kayak Models and Features

| October 3, 2012 | 2 Comments

Even though 2013 isn’t quite here yet, many of our kayak vendors have already started delivering new kayaks, some never before seen models and others with updated features. Some of the most notable launches are the new Native Watercraft Slayer, Feel Free Moken 12.

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A Father’s Day Paddling Adventure

| July 5, 2012 | 1 Comment

This Father’s Day my dad and I ended up having a bit of an unexpected adventure. We started with plans of my dad trying a stand up paddleboard for the first time but when I showed up the day of I found myself being talked into an overnight camping trip and a five hour paddle at Colorado Bend State Park here in Texas.

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KATS Sponsor Update – Wilderness Systems

| May 14, 2012 | 1 Comment

A continuation of our featured KATS sponsor blogs that we will add to in the coming weeks. We appreciate all the support our sponsors have provided us over the series!

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Weekend Ride: Wilderness Systems Ride 135 Review by Jeremy Chavez

| May 11, 2012 | 4 Comments

Let me start off with an introduction. My name is Jeremy Chavez and I am a passionate, i.

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2012 Kayak and Canoe Roundup

| September 1, 2011 | 5 Comments

A look into the latest from Hobie, Ocean Kayak, Necky, Wilderness Systems and more! For those of us tuned into what’s going on in the paddling industry, August was greeted with much anticipation as manufacturers started rolling out their new kayak and canoe models.

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Happy Birthday to Me

| July 5, 2011 | 3 Comments

A coastal kayak fishing adventure by ACK Employee, Kristian Kolflat I hadn’t planned on getting struck by the whip-like harpoon-resembling barbed tail of a large stingray, but as I shuffled foot-by-foot in the waist deep, mucky-waters of the back bays of Port Aransas’ world-class fishing waters, this seemed more and more likely. “Always shuffle your feet,” an old friend preached to me for years.

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