Charlie's River Article Archive

I've always enjoyed writing, and here are links to some articles I've written over the years. You can also go to the American Whitewater site and search for Charlie Walbridge. This will give you a complete list going back to "Golly, There's Falling Water", an article written about a fall run down West Virginia's Gauley River in 1972.




The Dynamics of Pinning

Near Miss on the Watauga

Yough Coroner's Inquest Report


Paddling History


Getting Started Paddling

Gauley Season - The First Ten Years

The Glory Days of Cheat River Rafting

Racing Through the '70's

Payson & Donnie - Working for NOC in '74