Dave Shively

Managing Editor for Canoe & Kayak Magazine

285 Articles by: Dave Shively
5 Life Lessons from Ecuador’s Jondachi Fest

5 Life Lessons from Ecuador’s Jondachi Fest

Story by Chandra Brown | Photos by AZ Andis The jungle whitewater mecca of Tena, Ecuador recently hosted the first (and hopefully not last) Jondachi Fest. Check out the results from the elite-class U[...]

THE INSIDE LINE: Mike Ranta

THE INSIDE LINE: Mike Ranta

In this installment of the Inside Line, photojournalist David Jackson captures Mike Ranta during the 42-year-old voyageur extraordinaire's solo single-season crossing of Canada, spanning 4,750 miles o[...]

From Russia With Love

From Russia With Love

Expedition kayaker Chris Korbulic's "contemplative" new short film 'Altai: The Road and the River' offers a quirky take on a month-long paddling journey in the Altai Mountains of south-central Russia.

MMC: ‘Journey to the Stikine and Sacred Headwaters’ (PART 2)

MMC: 'Journey to the Stikine and Sacred Headwaters' 2

'Journey to the Stikine and Sacred Headwaters (Part 2),' concludes the Wells brothers' 2013 journey down the Grand Canyon of the Stikine. The crew must decide to run the notorious crux of the benchmar[...]

Mountain Mind Collective: ‘Journey to the Stikine and Sacred Headwaters’

Mountain Mind Collective: Stikine and Sacred Headwaters (1)

'Journey to the Stikine and Sacred Headwaters (Part 1),' the latest feature episode from Todd and Brendan Wells' production company Mountain Mind Collective, follows the brothers to the northwest corn[...]

Faces of Rey del Rio

Faces of Rey del Rio

In Mountain Mind Collective's following Quick Flick, competitor Todd Wells captures a few of the colorful characters (and highlights) from the 2014 Rey del Rio Waterfall World Championships' talented [...]

Pat Keller claims ‘Rey del Rio’ title

Pat Keller claims ‘Rey del Rio’ title

Photos from Chiapas, Mexico's innovative three-event waterfall world championship and result rundown from the 'Rey del Rio.'

Digital Feature: FUELS GOLD

Digital Feature: FUELS GOLD

Paddling through American's hydro-fracking boom at the high-plains confluence of Big Oil and Big Muddy.

The Art of Skook

The Art of Skook

Marty Perry from The Hurricane Riders, a Vancouver, B.C.-based crew of sea kayak instructors and longboat limit-pushing paddlers at large, checks in with C&K on the team's latest film project to share[...]

Mountain Mind Collective: ‘Battle of the Susitna’

MMC: Battle of the Susitna

"Battle of the Susitna," the latest feature episode from Todd and Brendan Wells' production company Mountain Mind Collective explores one of Alaska's premiere whitewater runs, Devil's Canyon of the S[...]