Labor Day Sale 2014 Seminar Schedule

August 22, 2014

Labor Day Sale 2014 Seminar Schedule Our Annual Labor Day Fishing and Gun Shop Sale will be August 30 through September 1st, 2014. Over the course of the weekend we will be holding various fishing seminars giving our customers a chance to hear a little fish talk from the experts. Below is the schedule of […]

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Casting Mojo

August 10, 2014

Understanding and applying the essentials of fly casting is the foundation of a good cast, but when it comes to effortless, graceful casting a little rhythm can go a long way. Of course, it’s more than just about looking good– using a casting rhythm will help you to maintain a consistent and efficient casting stroke, […]

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Our favorite things…

July 30, 2014

Here is a list of some of Bill Jackson’s employee’s favorite products here at the store… Rich D’Angelo – My favorite product is the Ocean Reef Dive Mask. I love this mask. It’s pressurized due to the 2nd stage being integrated which eliminates mask squeeze. Also, it doesn’t leak or fog like a conventional mask. Divers […]

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July 17, 2014

Bill Jackson’s was voted one of the best places to work in the Bay Area. Maybe it’s because our staff is so “happy”…

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How to tie down an SUP

July 10, 2014

Watch as  Michael S. demonstrate the proper way to tie down a SUP.

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Snorkeling Essentials

June 11, 2014

In the snorkeling world, the most common equipment used is mask, snorkel and fins. But  when it comes to snorkeling people often forget essential parts of their equipment, a snorkeling vest and weights. Snorkeling Essentials Masks are very important as well as your snorkel, fins, weights and snorkel vest. Needless to say, the masks helps […]

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Finding the perfect SUP for me

May 30, 2014

I’m an employee here at Bill Jackson’s and over the years I have been getting more and more into the sport of Stand-Up Paddle boarding. Everyday I would come into work and drool over the wall of paddleboards we have. Last month I decided that enough was enough and I needed to buy myself a […]

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When Disaster Struck…

May 12, 2014

This past Saturday, May 10, Bill Jackson’s Women’s Dive Team set out on a spear fishing dive for the Lionfish Round-Up Tournament. We were excited to set out on this adventure as it was our first tournament as a team. As we headed out on our 25 foot boat we thought the conditions were going […]

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Blue Water Explorers Dive Trip

May 7, 2014

I’ve been asked to write a little about our upcoming trip with Blue Water Explorers down in Bradenton, Florida on Sunday June 29, 2014. I think in order to do that, a little bit about their history is in order. Blue Water Explorers and the SCUBA Shack has been scuba diving and spear fishing in […]

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Where has all the ammo gone?

October 9, 2013

Gun stores NATIONWIDE are dealing with the effects from the scarcity of ammunition. Not only are retailers feeling the squeeze but Law Enforcement agencies have taken a hit as well. This leaves everybody with the question: Where has all the ammo gone? Is it the government pursuing different measures of gun control after a failed […]

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