Charli Kerns

Charli Kerns

Charli is the online editor for Canoe & Kayak magazine. Her boating career started with kayaking in the Appalachian mountains of east Tennessee. She picked up canoeing in New England where she got her master's in science journalism. She has since switched mainly to whitewater canoeing and multi-day adventures though picks up the play boat and creeker from time to time.

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December 2013

11.06.2013 //

Foreword What’s in Your Window? Photo Annual Our top contributors capture the moments that take us on a tour of, and define our sport. Put In Weird Weather Destinations Cold Weather Classics Gear Drysuits, POV cameras

The King is Crowned at Moose Fest

10.23.2013 //

The King of New York Race Series has always had a bit of rivalry between the U.S. and Canada, but never was the title at risk of going north of the border until this year.

How River Runners Helped Open the Grand

10.15.2013 //

After a 12-day hiatus, river trips began launching on the Grand Canyon on Saturday, Oct. 11, for a period of at least seven days – thanks, in part, to a gaggle of river runners, including raft and accessory maker NRS.

Gowanus Canal, Brooklyn N.Y.

10.03.2013 //

Each time he crossed the Gowanus Canal, Frank Minna, the small-time wise guy in the novel Motherless Brooklyn, quipped that it’s “the only body of water in the world that is 90 percent guns.”

Behind the Lens: Vitek Ludvik

10.02.2013 //

Czech photographer Vitek Ludvik employs DIY construction and ingenuity to create a dynamic angle.

Thoreau’s North Woods

09.19.2013 //

From Chamberlain Lake to the confluence with the St. John River, the Allagash flows nearly 100 miles through lakes, ponds, runnable Class I to III whitewater, falls and short portages, making this the quintessential seven- to 10-day Maine canoe trip.

Riding the Colorado Floods

09.12.2013 //

Washington-based paddler Will Grubb takes on one of Colorado’s flood-swollen rivers.

When Generations Collide

09.06.2013 //

It’s family feud to the fullest with EJ Jackson competing for the first time against his own son Dane Jackson for the Men’s 2013 K1 World Championship title at the Nantahala Outdoor Center in NC.

The Inside Line: Justine Curgenven

09.04.2013 //

In this installment of ‘The Inside Line,’ C&K takes a deeper look at Justine Curgenven, who featured in the ‘Unfiltered’ story in the July 2013 issue.

A Legend Passes

08.27.2013 //

C&K remembers Tom Johnson, one of paddling’s great innovators, who passed away last weekend and left behind a legacy that shaped the world of whitewater forever.

Back to the Schuylkill

08.26.2013 //

Before the kids head back to school, you still have time to cross the “Take a Canoe Trip with the Family” item off the bucket list and help them learn about our great nation’s history in the paddling process.

Paddling a National Water Trail

08.23.2013 //

Last weekend, more than 150 paddlers celebrate the Willamette River and its new inclusion into the National Water Trail System with the 13th annual Paddle Oregon.

Trade Talks: Cobra Lightweight Series

08.16.2013 //

In this installment of Trade Talks, OR, C&K recently caught up with Wayne Jackson at the 2013 Smmer Outdoor Retailer to talk about their new Cobra kayaks, the Super Light Series.

Adriene Levknecht on the Red Carpet

08.12.2013 //

C&K Senior Editor Joe Carberry interviews Female Paddler of the Year nominee Adriene Levknecht at the Canoe & Kayak Awards.

Community Canoe

08.12.2013 //

What better way to use old canoes than by recycling them into gardens in the heart of downtown Toronto?

August 2013

08.09.2013 //

Foreword Moonstruck Paddlers’ Rights Steve Fisher’s viral waterfall video sparks an access debate between paddlers and the U.S. Forest Service. Put In Three expedition paddlers attempt to unlock the Stikine River’s imperiled Sacred Headwaters. Destinations 5 Extended Tripping Routes Gear Canoe Essentials, Cooking with Fire, and two new composite cruisers.

July 2013

08.09.2013 //

Foreword Less Banjo, Please Faces of Whitewater Paddler-Photographer Erik Boomer lays bare six of the world’s top whitewater paddlers in this bold portrait series. Put In Voices of Boston paddlers, reunited to race the Charles River following April’s Boston Marathon bombings. Destinations North American Odyssey Gear 6 New Touring Paddles

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