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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343 Articles by: Charli Kerns
Ladies’ Ultimate Grand Canyon Gear Guide

Ladies’ Ultimate Grand Canyon Gear Guide

Grand Canyon Gear Guide: All of these items performed well under the Grand Canyon's challenging conditions and met women's-specific dimensions and needs.

NRS H2Core Lightweight Hoodie

NRS H2Core Lightweight Hoodie

This sweater made for the perfect in between temperatures in the morning when the sun hadn’t peaked over the rim and evening just as the desert temperature started to drop.

NRS H2Core Lightweight Pants

NRS H2Core Lightweight Pants

NRS H2Core Lightweight Pants ($49.95, nrs.com ) Review by Charli Kerns The NRS H2Core Lightweight Pants made for a very comfortable ride down the Grand Canyon, whether sitting in my Wavesport Recon ka[...]

Astral Abba PFD

Astral Abba PFD

With a woman-specific fit and environmentally friendly design, the Astral Abba PFD demonstrates quality commensurate with the Grand Canyon quality of life.

NRS H2Core Silkweight Long-Sleeve Shirt

NRS H2Core Silkweight Long-Sleeve Shirt

The NRS H2Core Silkweight Long-Sleeve is a saving grace against the Grand Canyon sun and heat.

Zeal Ace Sunglasses

Zeal Ace Sunglasses

The sun reflects hard on the Colorado River, and sunglasses are necessary during the day. No bright ray could go through or around the Zeal Ace sunglasses.

Astral Brewess Shoe

Astral Brewess Shoe

The Astral Brewess shoe is the ultimate Grand Canyon shoe, just versatile beyond belief.

Gulf to Gulf Odyssey

Gulf to Gulf Odyssey

A day-to-day, POV-shot look into Brad Tallent and Austin Graham's seven months spent paddling 3,000 miles from the Gulf of St. Lawrence to the Gulf of Mexico with the trailer to the forthcoming docume[...]

Try These Pelvis Stretches for Paddlers

Try These Pelvis Stretches for Paddlers

A few simple hip stretches for paddlers stretches can fix major hidden pelvis issues, helping you feel good in your boat and top of your game on the river.

Rides: Joe Pikul’s Cedar Strip Prospector

Rides: Joe Pikul’s Cedar Strip Prospector

By Katie McKy Here’s something that all fathers should know: Telling a kid “you can’t do that” is the best way to make sure he will do it. Even if it takes him 15 years. When Joe Pikul wanted [...]