Dave Costello

Freelance Contributor

54 Articles by: Dave Costello
Nepal Outfitters Become First Responders After Earthquakes

Nepal Outfitters Become First Responders After Earthquakes

Much of the relief aid that has managed to reach Nepal's remote villages affected by the quakes has come from local, grassroots efforts; oftentimes fueled by nothing more than a Facebook page and a Pa[...]

Photo Essay: Canoeing British Columbia’s Turner Lakes

Photo Essay: Canoeing British Columbia’s Turner Lakes

Lying on my stomach, I looked over the edge of the falls. A heavy white mist rose from the base of the canyon, 1,316 feet below. I couldn’t see the bottom. Looking up, I watched the wind silently gu[...]

En Route: The Trans-Territorial Canoe Expedition (Stage II)

En Route: The Trans-Territorial Canoe Expedition (Stage II)

Dispatch No. 2 from a 2,600 mile canoe journey across Canada's Territories.

Nova Craft Shares Secret Behind Infusion Aramid Construction
The Wilderness Classroom

The Wilderness Classroom: The Freemans 11,700 Mile Odyssey

Getting ready to start the final 5,000 mile leg of their 11,700 mile North American Odyssey on May 7 from Grand Portage, Minn., to Key West, Fla., Dave and Amy are working with over 70,000 students an[...]

Get Ready: The 2012 Olympic Slalom Trials

Get Ready: The 2012 Olympic Slalom Trials

For many slalom athletes, the grueling, three-day Olympic Trials held in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, April 12, through Saturday, April 14, is the most important competition of the quadrennium. Yet the [...]

Video: Mosier Creek Falls Raft Descent

Mosier Creek Falls Raft Descent: POV Video of 70-Foot Drop

The first tandem raft descent of Oregon's Mosier Creek Falls: One 70-foot waterfall, one 13-foot raft, and two dudes. You do the math. We just like the video.

Northern Forest Explorers

Northern Forest Explorers: Helping Kids get on the Water

This summer, more than 200 children ages 10 to 14 will get the chance to paddle for a week on the 740-mile Northern Forest Canoe Trail with the help of the Northern Forest Explorer's Program.

‘Fearless’

'Fearless' Review: Joe Glickman's Book on Freya Hoffmeister

A book review of 'Fearless,' C&K contributing editor Joe Glickman’s new adventure travel tale on Freya Hoffmeister, which dissects the life and times of the German expedition sea kayaker who circumn[...]

C&K Makes iTunes Debut!

Canoe & Kayak iTunes Debut: On iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch

Now you can get all the stories, photographs, and captions you'll find in our print magazine, plus related videos, photo galleries and behind-the-scenes articles in the new C&K Digital Edition.