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ACK Kayak Fishing Gear Guide: A Visual Presentation

When it comes to gearing up for kayak fishing, you really only need a few essential items such as your paddle, PFD, rod holders, a paddle leash and an anchor. But, when your fishing adventures become more numerous and you find yourself hitting your favorite fishing spots earlier and for a longer period of time, so will the need for more specialized kayak fishing gear. Check out this gear guide for some suggestions.Kayak Fishing Gear Guide

NRS Dry Bags on the Rio Grande

Keeping Dry with NRS on the Rio Grande

We met Shane Townsend, outdoor blogger for Bat City Outdoors and avid paddler, halfway through his mission to write about fifty paddles in Texas that anyone can do. We decided it was the perfect opportunity to do some product testing and got him outfitted with some NRS dry bags. Here's what he had to say... Continue reading.

Erin Holifield

Employee Spotlight: Erin Holifield

At, we strive to offer the best selection of outdoor products so that we can Outfit Your Adventure. That means working and coordinating with brands to make sure that what you want is only a click away. This month we wanted to share a little about our Merchandising Assistant, Erin Holifield, who works directly with... Continue reading.

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April News and Events

2013 Spring Demos...Next Two Weekends!

Last month, we teased you with vague information regarding our demo days. This month, we share with you all the information you need to not only mark your calendars but determine which of our four demo locations you plan to attend. As always, expect over 90 boats and our ever-popular outdoor clinics. For more information, visit our official demo page here. Can't make it? Too far? Be sure to check out our kayak packages page for some great deals!

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ACK Announces BlackPak Your 'Yak Facebook Contest Sponsored by YakAttack!

Browse through kayak/SUP fishing photos on our Facebook page and vote for your favorites in our BlackPak Your 'Yak! fishing photo contest sponsored by YakAttack. The photo submission that gets the most votes will win a grand prize that includes an ACK branded YakAttack BlackPak, Hawg Trough, Hawg Trough Brackets, 3 Extra Rod Holders, a PanFish Camera Pole & a VISICarbon Pro Light. Check it out here for complete details.

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New Brand Report: EXPED Camping, Hiking and Other Outdoor Gear

Proud to now be offering a lineup of innovative products from Exped, a Swiss based company that's been in business since 1997. We admit that some of their products may seem a bit goofy at first glance (IE. their Dreamwalker Sleeping Bag) but trust us when we say that these guys know how to pack a ton of function into their very unique products. Check it out!

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ACK Kayak Fishing Headquarters: Featured & New Brands!

Nets, Crab Traps & Everything In-Between

Costa Del Mar

Costa Fishing Apparel
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Berkley Brand
Fishing Gear - NEW!

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Thank You!

ACK offers our sincere thanks for taking the time to read our monthly newsletter. We hope you find it valuable and informative. If you have any suggestions or requests to help us improve this newsletter, please let us know. We also invite you to manage your preferences so we can better tailor these emails to your specific interests.

As always, never hesitate to email or call our customer service team at 888-828-3828.

Sincerely, The ACK Team

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