Dave Shively

Managing Editor for Canoe & Kayak Magazine

http://www.dshively.com/

333 Articles by: Dave Shively
From the Mag: Reality Check

From the Mag: Reality Check

From C&K's Summer 2016 edition: An everyman canoe adventure through Banff National Park yields unreal surprises from a hidden glacial lake to the colorful paddling legends that inhabit Alberta's Bow R[...]

(Next) Best Paddling Towns: Squamish, B.C.

(Next) Best Paddling Towns: Squamish, B.C.

The assignment was pretty straightforward: Tap into the rich paddling scene of Squamish, British Columbia to showcase its best on-water offerings. The catch? I only had 24 hours.

Carry-on Adventures Episode 1: Escape from Las Vegas

Carry-on Adventures Episode 1: Escape from Las Vegas

The first episode of Carry-On Adventures presented by Expedia documents a light and fast overnight paddling escape from Las Vegas on the nearby Black Canyon of the Colorado River.

Film Debut: “Go For Broke” explores the cultural impact of the Grand Canyon

Film Debut: “Go For Broke” explores the cultural impact of the Grand Canyon

Catching up with filmmaker Will Stauffer-Norris on the "egalitarianism of the wilderness" during a Grand Canyon trip for urban Chinese clientele.

Land of Ice and Bears

Land of Ice and Bears

Three kayakers take aim at the 'unclaimed circumnavigation' of Norway's Svalbard archipelago in this photo feature expansion from C&K's Winter 2016 edition.

David Bowie “Sea Kayak Oddity” Tribute

David Bowie “Sea Kayak Oddity” Tribute

After David Bowie passed away earlier this year, Los Angeles sea kayaker Gary Cziko was left thinking of the music icon’s “breakout song,” the 1969 classic Space Oddity. “Think[...]

5 Tips to Winning the Grand Canyon Lottery

5 Tips to Winning the Grand Canyon Lottery

Have your sights on a non-commercial Grand Canyon launch in 2017? This year’s lottery ends at noon MST on February 24. Here are a few tips to help get you there.

Viva Colombia

Viva Colombia

An international paddling tribe gathers in the Antioquia region of Colombia to celebrate the beauty and power of the free-flowing Samana River.

Future of the Nile: ‘Juma of Itanda’

Future of the Nile: ‘Juma of Itanda’

NRS's new film Juma of Itanda, from Tommy Penick presents a compelling "story of humanity, hope and the fate of a mighty river," tracking Juma Via Kalikwani's humble journey to the Victoria Nile, from[...]

Angola Expedition: PART II

Angola Expedition: PART II

The second river Mike Dawson and I chose for our Angola Expedition took us deep into the heart of the vast southern African nation. Hidden in the mountains of the Kwanza Sul, the Rio Keve weaves throu[...]