Dave Shively

Managing Editor for Canoe & Kayak Magazine

288 Articles by: Dave Shively
Ingram Creek

Ingram Creek

Check out Mountain Mind Collective's latest Quick Flick exploring Ingram Creek, one of Alaska's toughest creeks to paddle—and to catch at the right flow.

Adventures through Aialik

Adventures through Aialik

Mountain Mind Collective's sea kayak journey in Alaska's Kenai Fjords National Park.

Up the Mississippi

Up the Mississippi

A month into their ambitious nine-month, 5,200-mile route, the six-man Rediscover North America crew highlights the first 27 days paddling up the Atchafalaya River, and crossing over to begin the long[...]

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.'