Dave Shively

Managing Editor for Canoe & Kayak Magazine

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313 Articles by: Dave Shively
2015 Canoe & Kayak Awards Recap

2015 Canoe & Kayak Awards Recap

Relive the excitement of the 2015 Canoe & Kayak Awards.

Why Paddle the Mississippi River: Part 5

Why Paddle the Mississippi River: Part 5

By Chris Staudinger Photos by David Hanson One of the easiest things about paddling the Mississippi River is that you can’t really get lost. You can start way, way upriver, in say, Billings, Montana[...]

Film Debut: ‘Message in a Plastic Bottle’

Film Debut: ‘Message in a Plastic Bottle’

A kayak made of discarded plastic bottles and 150 miles of Puget Sound. Ken Campbell's "Message in a Plastic Bottle" is the story of an improbable kayak journey and the impacts of single-use plastics [...]

Into the Onot: The Search for Siberia’s Ultimate Self-Support

Into the Onot: The Search for Siberia’s Ultimate Self-Support

Catching up with paddler-filmmaker Adrian Kiernan on his recent edit chronicling an international crew's descent of the Onot River in Siberia's remote Sayan Mountains.

It’s Good to be the King (of New York)

It’s Good to be the King (of New York)

Reigning champ Geoff Calhoun runs down the updates for the 2015 Whitewater King of New York race series.

Inside the Edit: Chaos Theory Part III

Inside the Edit: Chaos Theory Part III

Mike McKay explains 'Point of Divergence,' Part III in his series of abstract whitewater profiles, which connects a painter's work on canvas to kayaker Capo Rettig's run of Washington's White Salmon R[...]

Film Debut: Tatshenshini

Film Debut: Tatshenshini

Film Debut of 'Tatshenshini' showcases three friends inflatable kayak trip down "one of the most magnificent river trips in North America."

BUCKET LIST: A Case for the Inflatable Kayak

BUCKET LIST: A Case for the Inflatable Kayak

Reimagining wilderness self-supports with photos and advice on mounting a trip on the Tatshenshini and Alsek rivers through Yukon and Alaska.

North Fork Championship IV Photos and Results

North Fork Championship IV Photos and Results

Event recap, results plus photos from Tait Trautman and Mike Leeds highlighting Idaho's 2015 North Fork Championship IV.

FACES OF WHITEWATER: North Fork Championship IV

FACES OF WHITEWATER: North Fork Championship IV

In the latest installment of Mountain Mind Collective's 'Faces of Whitewater' series, Todd and Brendan Wells chronicle this weekend's fourth iteration of The North Fork Championship, a three-day, thre[...]