David Jackson

Mike Ranta’s 6 Steps To Build Miniature Canoes

Spend 60-minutes handcrafting a tiny prospector for someone with big dreams.

Mike Ranta’s Third Cross-Canada Canoe Trip

Mike Ranta's third coast-to-coast adventure is full of thanks and appreciation.

Mike Ranta’s Canoe Denied at Canada’s Capital

Barreling down the Ottawa River’s Deschênes Rapids, birchbark hat on tightly, canine friend Spitzii howling into the morning light, solo continent-crosser Mike Ranta was bound for Canada’s Parliament...

Dream Wave: Pro Kayakers Surf Northern Manitoba

This is photographer David Jackson’s account of a team of kayakers’ search for amazing freestyle waves on the Nelson River in Manitoba, a body of water running 644 kilometers...