American Whitewater Safety Archive - 1955-2000

posted September 27, 2005
by Dave Steindorf

AW Journal Safety Archive

Would you like more information on a safety topic? Check out the American Whitewater Journal archive All the articles written since 1955 except for accident reportsare listed here. There are dozens of useful hints that will make your paddling safer and more fun. You can also see how whitewater safety thought and practice has evolved through the last 50 years.



Article

Year

Issue

Page

Author

Kayaking is Safer Than You Think

2000

Sept.-Oct.

102

Laura Wittmann

Sinkholes… The Ultimate Undercut

2000

May-June

76

John Tansil

Rivers Change!

2000

May-June

103

Lee Belknap

No Rules!

2000

March-April

4

Bob Gedekoh

River Safety Study Underway

1999

Sept.-Oct.

99

Jennifer Plyler

Before You Leap

1999

July-Aug.

4

Bob Gedekoh

A Near Disaster in : Big Drop - Big Consequences

1999

July-Aug.

48

Polly Green

Great Falls Safety Meetings and Presentations (VA)

1999

March-April

26

Jason Robertson

Whitewater Self Defense - Making the Video

1999

March-April

82

 

Instructor's Warning: Foot Entrapment and Swin Drills

1999

Jan.-Feb.

63

Charlie Walbridge

Big Sandy, Big Splat, Big Trouble

1998

Nov.-Dec.

12

Eric Henrickson

Great Grand Canyon Rescue Episode

1998

Nov.-Dec.

58

Gretchen L. Dubit-Weiss

Blame

1998

July-Aug.

4

Bob Gedekoh

No Laughing Matter - Jonathon Katz Speaks Out

1998

July-Aug.

12

Jonathan Katz

Who We Are, and What We Do

1998

July-Aug.

62

Rich Bowers

Director's Cut

1998

May-June

4

Rich Bowers

Winter Paddling Safety

1998

May-June

65

Bill Young

Safety Code of American Whitewater

1998

May-June

66

 

Let's Stop Losing Our Friends on the River

1998

May-June

74

Lee Belknap

Sex, Lies, and Emergency Orders

1998

March-April

30

Kevin Lewis

A Few Thoughts on Risk

1998

Jan.-Feb.

75

Charlie Walbridge

Live Bait - The Rescue PFD System

1998

Jan.-Feb.

76

Bennie Waller

Perspectives on the Edge

1997

Nov.-Dec.

4

Bob Gedekoh

Benchmark Rapids and the  International Scale of River Difficulty

1997

Nov.-Dec.

66

Lee Belknap

Incident Management System for Paddlers

1997

Nov.-Dec.

73

Robert Molyneaux

The Weiss Accident-What Really Happened

1997

Sept.-Oct.

58

Bill Endicott
John Trujillo
Elliot Weintrob

Preventing Dislocations

1997

Sept.-Oct.

89

Perri Rothemich

Upgrading the International Scale of River Difficulty

1997

Sept.-Oct.

95

Lee Belknap

Playing Parents on the North Fork Payette

1997

July-Aug.

72

Mark Johnson

A Brush With Death -

1997

July-Aug.

73

John Franchella

Avoiding Low Angle Vertical Pins

1997

May-June

60

Dana Castro

One Big (Happy?) Family

1997

March-April

4

Joe Greiner

River Rangers?

1997

March-April

41

Scott Shoup

Close Call on The Hag

1997

Jan.-Feb

20

Joan Hildreth

Black Bear Weekend at the Blackwater

1997

Jan.-Feb

25

Boze Houck

The Snag Line - Making It Work

1997

Jan.-Feb

27

Charlie Walbridge

Cata- Kayak Rescue

1996

Nov.-Dec.

29

Juliet  Kastorff

The Western Carolina Rescue Rodeo

1996

Sept.-Oct.

70

Lee Belknap

But What About Safety?

1996

July-Aug.

4

Bob Gedekoh

Near Miss in the Watauga Gorge

1996

July-Aug.

19

Charlie Walbridge

AWA Safety Flashcards Invaluable

1996

July-Aug.

69

Bob Gedekoh

Whitewater Rescue Manual Reviewed

1996

July-Aug.

73

Bill Sedivy

Hand Signals for River Communication

1996

May-June

22

Richard Penny

Helmets for Whitewater

1996

May-June

25

Charlie Walbridge

The Ratings Game

1996

March-April

77

Scott Shoup

Do You Need a Rescue Life Vest?

1996

Jan.-Feb

65

Charlie Walbridge

No More Eastern Retrobooks

1996

Jan.-Feb

71

 

Prominent Wyoming Kayker Dies on River

1995

Sept.-Oct.

92

 

Listen Up!

1995

July-August

4

Bob Gedekoh

Danger Ahead!

1995

July-August

25

Bill Tanger

Escape from Vertical Pins and Entrapments

1995

May-June

66

Paul Martzen
Richard Penny

The Ratings Game

1995

March-April

4

Bob Gedekoh

The Wave at Alta Weir

1995

March-April

18

Paul Martzen

A Death on the Gauley

1995

March-April

62

Charlie Walbridge

Charlie Walbridge Answers Joe Greiner

1995

March-April

64

Charlie Walbridge

Are You Ready for Emergencies?

1995

Jan.-Feb.

40

Wayne Sundermacher

You Never Really Know

1994

Nov.-Dec.

4

Bob Gedekoh

Close Call on the Little

1994

Nov.-Dec.

40

Hank Klausman

Guidebook's Edict: Never Boat Alone

1994

Sept.-Oct.

65

Scott Morris

Let's Stop Downgrading Rivers!

1994

Sept.-Oct.

112

Charlie Walbridge

River Rescue Classes Work

1994

Sept.-Oct.

112

Charlie Walbridge

A Close Call on the Loyalsock

1994

July-August

35

Nancy Peteraf

The Fall Guy

1994

May-June

4

Bob Gedekoh

Traveling Fast and Safely

1994

May-June

18

Charlie Walbridge

The Art of Winter Paddling

1994

March-April

14

David Hablewitz

Takes a Licking - and Keeps on Tricking

1994

March-April

15

John Franchella

Whitewater Fatalaties- Reviewing the Past Decade

1993

Nov.-Dec.

12

Lee Belknap
Charlie Walbridge

Lawsuits Threaten Whitewater Recreation

1993

Sept.-Oct.

44

 

Near Drowning

1993

Sept.-Oct.

88

Wayne Sundmacher

Group Management Hints

1993

July-August

12

Charlie Walbridge

AWA Represents Whitewater at Dam Safety Conference

1993

July-August

17

 

Big Snow - Big Trouble ?

1993

May-June

36

Charlie Walbridge

Changes in Attitudes

1993

March-April

36

Charlie Walbridge

The Dynamics of Pinning

1993

Jan.-Feb.

20

Charlie Walbridge

Tethers, Hypothermia, and Class 5.9

1992

Nov.-Dec.

26

Charlie Walbridge

Realistic Expectations

1992

July-August

2

Bob Gedekoh

Decisive Leadership in Rescue Situations

1992

July-August

24

Wayne Sundmacher

To Help or Not to Help

1992

May-June

22

Charlie Walbridge

Equipment and Attitude Survey

1992

May-June

25

Lee Belknap

Warning Label to be Placed on Kayaks

1992

March-April

14

 

Nolichucky Rescue Rodeo

1992

March-April

17

Chris Bell

CPR: When It's Better Not to Try

1992

March-April

22

Wayne Sundmacher

Accident Survey is not Easy Reading

1992

March-April

24

Lee Belknap

Scary Numbers and Statistics

1992

March-April

27

David Wallace

Portaging –Developing good Sense

1992

Jan.-Feb.

12

Carrol Wilson

AWA Safety Study Reveals Flood Condition Dangers

1992

Jan.-Feb.

18

David Wallace

Cold-Weather Accident

1991

Nov.-Dec.

24

Dave Reid
C. Walbridge

AWA Safety Survey Identifies Gauley Boating Hazards

1991

Sept.-Oct.

24

David Wallace

What is a Boater to Do?

1991

Sept.-Oct.

28

Carolyn Porter

Shoulder Dislocations: Painful Injury

1991

Sept.-Oct.

30

Stanley Burbank

Techniques for Head Up Entrapment

1991

July-August

18

Charlie Walbridge

Slim Ray Severely Injured on The Green

1991

July-August

21

Gordon Grant

Adjusting A Stock Kayak Fit a Large Man

1991

May-June

24

Charlie Walbridge

Hypothermia Strikes In Mild Temps

1991

May-June

27

John Porterfield

Epic Swim Results in Spectacular Rescue

1991

May-June

44

Diane Oliver

Low Head Rescue Technique

1991

March-April

23

Wayne Sundmacher

AWA Close Calls and Paddling Attitudes Surveys

1991

March-April

25

Lee Belknap Pete Skinner
C. Walbridge

Shock: Not Always Obvious

1991

March-April

26

Stanley Burbank

River Safety - An Issue of International Concern

1991

Jan.-Feb.

16

Charlie Walbridge

Hypothermia - A Seasonal Danger to Paddlers

1991

Jan.-Feb.

18

Art Vaughn

AWA Initiates Comprehensive River Safety Study

1990

Dec.-Nov.

24

 

Class VI Guides Lauded for Rescue Efforts

1990

Dec.-Nov.

25

Mac Thornton

Running a River By the Book is Not Always a Good Idea

1990

Sept.-Oct.

39

John Kinch

New York Suffers Four Whitewater Deaths

1990

July-August

26

Charlie Walbridge

Study of Whitewater Fatalities Reveals Relative Safety of Sport

1990

May-June

24

Charlie Walbridge

Account of Fatal Pinning Sparks Controversy

1990

May-June

26

Chris Koll

Snake Bites

1990

May-June

40

Bob Gedekoh

Knowing When to Bail Out

1990

March-April

22

Charlie Walbridge

1989: Tragic Season for Calif. Outfitters

1990

Jan.-Feb.

27

Ethan Winston

A Sad Likeness

1989

Nov.-Dec.

4

Chris Koll

Waist Belt a Wise Accessory

1989

Nov.-Dec.

24

Charlie Walbridge

World Class Safety

1989

Sept.-Oct.

32

Charlie Walbridge

Dislocations Require Immobilization

1989

July-August

21

Stanley Burbank

Club Safety Chair a Vital Position

1989

May-June

22

Charlie Walbridge

Getting to the River Can be Hazardous

1989

May-June

25

Stanley Burbank

Sniper Menaces Rio Grande Float Trips

1989

March-April

11

 

Use Winter Months to Prep Gear

1989

March-April

20

Charlie Walbridge

Basic First Aid for Boaters

1989

March-April

22

Stanley Burdick

Self-Flagellation

1989

Jan.-Feb.

4

Chris Koll

The Year's Tragedies

1989

Jan.-Feb.

22

Charlie Walbridge

Reporting Whitewater Accidents

1988

Nov.-Dec.

18

Charlie Walbridge

Whitewater Regulation is Often Arbitrary

1988

Sept.-Oct.

28

Charlie Walbridge

Avoiding a Wet Suit

1988

Sept.-Oct.

32

Mac Thornton

Paddling Safely in Groups

1988

July-August

16

Charlie Walbridge

Pack Light, But Pack Right

1988

May-June

26

Charlie Walbridge

Litigation - The New Whitewater Danger

1988

March-April

18

Charlie Walbridge

CPR - Leaving the Classroom

1988

Jan.-Feb.

16

Greg Noose

Synthetic Resins Pose Potential Health Hazard

1988

Jan.-Feb.

36

Peter Skinner

The Making of the Safety Code

1987

Oct/Nov/Dec

10

Charlie Walbridge

Saftey Code of the AWA

1987

Oct/Nov/Dec

12

 

Swimming for Safety - Out of Your Boat in Rapids

1987

Jul/Aug/Sep

11

Charlie Walbridge

Fiberglass a Health Hazard

1987

Apr/May/Jun

23

Joanne Curtis
Peter Skinner

Safe Boating: By the Numbers

1987

Jan/Feb/Mar

6

Charlie Walbridge

Explanation of the AWA Safety Code

1986

Sept.-Oct.

4

Charlie Walbridge

Whitewater Nutrition - Eat for Strength and Energy

1986

Sept.-Oct.

9

Kristi Streiffert

Kayaking in Grizzly Country

1986

Sept.-Oct.

27

Mac Thornton

Safety Code of the AWA

1986

Sept.-Oct.

30

Charlie Walbridge

River Companies Face Insurance Crisis

1986

July-August

4

Bob Volpert

Bechdel Joins Perception as Safety advisor

1986

May-June

6

 

Safety

1986

May-June

8

Charlie Walbridge

Have You Checked Your PFD Lately?

1986

May-June

9

Bill Ascari

The Rating Game

1986

May-June

10

Sam Chambliss

When Not to "Go for It" - A Safety Review

1986

May-June

19

Kristi Streiffert

Escape Systems

1986

March-April

33

Dana Castro

Safety Modifications for Kayaks

1986

Jan.-Feb.

6

Joey Buddenberg

Whitewater Wilderness Medical Seminar

1986

Jan.-Feb.

9

 

Don't Overdo It!

1985

July-August

17

Maribeth Stuart

The Spray - Kayak Safety Quiz

1985

May-June

18

Chuck Kutscher

Patient Care On the River

1985

May-June

23

Les Bechdel
Slim Ray

The Problem of Pinning: A Design Solution

1985

March-April

33

Rick Curtis
Tom Kreutz

The Chill Factor

1985

Jan.-Feb.

24

Tom McCloud

A Short Safety Article

1985

Jan.-Feb.

31

Les Bechdel

National Canoe Safety Patrol

1984

Sept.-Oct.

4

 

River Rescue Systems

1984

Sept.-Oct.

26

Les Bechdel

Interagency Whitewater Committee Report

1984

July-August

6

 

A Kamoflauged Keeper

1984

July-August

15

Jim Stuart

Considerations of Mortality

1984

July-August

27

Peter Skinner

Eat, Drink, and Be Wary

1984

July-August

30

Thomas Suk

Are You Ready to Lead the Club Outing?

1984

May-June

27

 

The Path Less Traveled

1984

Jan.-Feb.

4

Bart Jackson

Spacing Out

1984

Jan.-Feb.

8

 

River Classification

1984

Jan.-Feb.

17

Charlie Walbridge

Errors in Spring - How do You Stop a Tragedy

1984

Jan.-Feb.

24

 

Survival Quiz

1983

July-August

19

 

The Drowning of Ray Ott on the Arkansas River

1983

July-August

24

Keith Thompson

The Drowning of Bob O'Connor on the Gauley

1983

July-August

25

Charlie Walbridge

Learning the Hard Way

1983

July-August

29

Fred Hanselmann

Scars & Lessons

1983

May-June

30

Leann Diehl

Survival Pamphlets

1983

March-April

8

 

Jungle Toting Trip

1983

March-April

9

 

Making it to Safety After You Reach the Riverbank

1983

March-April

14

Nye Simmons

The Whitewater Survival Kit

1983

March-April

17

Nye Simmons

Editor's Soapbox – Kayaking’s Deadly Ethos

1982

Sept.-Oct.

4

 

Colorado Cleanses Kidneyless

1982

Sept.-Oct.

8

 

Should the International Scale of River Difficulty be Updated?

1982

Sept.-Oct.

27

O. K. Goodwin C. Walbridge

Tales of the Tellico - A Lesson in Judgement

1982

Sept.-Oct.

34

Chuck Hines

You be the Judge

1982

July-August

9

 

AWA Forum - River Ratings Overhall

1982

May-June

25

Andy Embick

Southeast Symposium

1982

Jan.-Feb.

8

 

Tangleproof Rescue Rope

1981

Nov.-Dec.

11

Morely Hewens

Stuart Duncanson Drowns

1981

Sept.-Oct.

8

 

Illegal Kayaking Fine for Yellowstone Victims

1981

July-August

10

 

Vestless Girl Drowns - Creeks Close

1981

July-August

11

 

Safety - The Break Away Cockpit

1981

July-August

32

Risa Shimoda

Entrapment

1981

March-April

22

Carl Trost

Editor's Soapbox - Rescue - The Tacit Responsibility

1981

Jan.-Feb.

4

Bart Jackson

Tips for Winter Canoeing

1981

Jan.-Feb.

8

 

Accident Report - Near Miss on the Kern

1980

Nov.-Dec.

21

Charlie Walbridge

Two Models of Kayak Ketchers

1980

Nov.-Dec.

25

Bruce Mason
Walt Pilewski

Editor's Soapbox - Tubing Safety

1980

Sept.-Oct.

4

Bart Jackson

ICF Riverside Signals

1980

Sept.-Oct.

8

 

Report No. 3 on Hypothermia

1980

Sept.-Oct.

20

Mary Ginsburg

Entrapment on the Kaaterskill

1980

Sept.-Oct.

25

Chuck Rollins
Pete Skinner

Report #2 on Hypothermia

1980

July-August

24

Mary Ginsburg

AWA Forum - Equipment Safety - Who's Responsible?

1980

July-August

27

Arnold Reif
Peter Sonderegger
C. Walbridge

Report No. 1 - The Physiology of Hypothermia

1980

May-June

30

Mary Ginsburg

Chattooga Fatality - Afterthoughts

1980

March-April

8

 

Canoe Safety Club Patrols Delaware River

1980

March-April

10

 

River Safety - The Whistle Bob

1980

March-April

18

 

Cold Water Survival

1980

March-April

26

Mary Ginsburg

Safety Newsletter A Boating Boom

1980

Jan.-Feb.

8

 

River Safety - River Signals

1980

Jan.-Feb.

20

 

The Wide - Eyed Rescuer

1980

Nov.-Dec.

618

Bill Atkinson

Warning

1979

Oct.-Dec.

7

 

Safety Forum

1979

Oct.-Dec.

7

 

Saftey Knowledge Checklist

1979

Oct.-Dec.

16

 

Don't Touch that Transistor on the Bottom of the Stream

1979

July-Sept.

7

 

Aware Report - Report #2 of the AWA Research Effort

1979

July-Sept.

30

Don Gordon
Harry Kotses

Modern Day Pirates

1979

March-June

6

 

River Safety - Dehydration: The Forgotten Factor

1979

March-June

12

Jay Spencer

Aware Report - Report #1 of the AWA Research Effort

1979

March-June

18

Don Gordon
Harry Kostes

Techniques - Deep Water Entry

1979

Jan.-Feb.

16

Judd Smith

A System of River Signals

1978

July-August

132

 

NBSAC Canoe Sub-Committee Convenes

1978

May-June

88

 

Two Missing and Feared Lost on Trans-U.S. Canoe Trip

1978

May-June

89

 

A Near Miss on the St. Francis

1978

May-June

94

Scott Schulte

Editor's Soapbox - Good Style: The Mark of a Safe Paddler

1978

March/April

41

 

AWA Co-Founder McNair Receives Safety Award

1978

March/April

43

 

Coast Guard Forms Canoe Subcommittee

1978

Jan.-Feb.

7

 

Keep Your Eye on Your Ear

1978

Jan.-Feb.

8

 

Mental Preparations for Cl. V Whitewater

1977

Nov.-Dec.

199

Pete Skinner

Reader's Soapbox

1977

Nov.-Dec.

210

John Spillane

River Safety Symposium

1977

Sept.-Oct.

157

 

AWA Safety Code Distributor

1977

Sept.-Oct.

161

 

Cold Water Saves Lives

1977

Sept.-Oct.

174

Iris Sindelar

Kayak and Canoe Safety Task Force Now Forming

1977

May-June

82

 

How to Rescue a Broached Canoe - The Appomattox Rope Trick

1977

Jan.-Feb.

10

Steve Thomas

Strainers & Sweepers

1977

Jan.-Feb.

16

 

Shoulder Dislocation

1976

Nov/Dec

186

George Larsen

Trapped at Gate 23

1976

Nov/Dec

191

O. K. Goodwin

Entrapment Claims Two Victims

1976

Nov/Dec

203

 

Readers' Soapbox

1976

Sep/Oct

152

George Larsen

Accidents in American Whitewater

1976

Sep/Oct

158

Bev & Fred Hartline

Readers' Soapbox-Paddlers should learn rescue techniques

1976

May/Jun

18

Bill Heinzerling

Water Disinfection in the Wilderness

1976

Jan/Feb

20

Fred  Kahn
Barb Visscher

The Ways of Whitewater IV: A Midstream Rescue

1976

Jan/Feb

24

O. K. Goodwin

The Time Has Come

1975

Sep/Oct

160

Joe Bauer

Rating System for Boating Difficulty

1975

May/Jun

88

Dick Schwind

Hypothermia First Aid

1975

Mar/Apr

42

R. Steve Thomas

Accident Report Form

1975

Jan/Feb

17

 

A Study of Whitewater Fatalities

1974

Sep/Oct

150

Carl Trost

AWA Safety Code-Revised 1974

1974

Jul/Aug

126

 

Daredevils

1974

May/Jun

92

Martin Begun

Mark Dams With Signs!

1974

May/Jun

98

Dean Norman

"Heaving Line" Comments

1974

Mar/Apr

52

O. K. Goodwin

Bear Trap

1974

Jan/Feb

33

O. K. Goodwin

Tragedy on the New

1973

Winter

132

Bob Burrel

Shoulder Dislocation

1973

Winter

140

Walt Blackadar

New Life-Vest Laws

1973

Autumn

86

Carl Trost

Freedom of Whitewater Paddlers

1973

Autumn

105

O. K. Goodwin

The Heaving Line Rescue

1973

Summer

52

O. K. Goodwin

Head Injury in Whitewater

1973

Summer

14

Don Wilson

This River is Rated "X"

1972

Winter

141

Carl Trost

Sierra Club Plans River Safety Training For 1973

1972

Winter

155

 

"Leaders" of Our Youth Program-Where Are They Leading?

1972

Autumn

95

O. K. Goodwin

Life Jackets?

1972

Spring

11

Carl Trost

Trouble on the Tuolumne

1971

Winter

120

Carl Trost

Comments and Analysis

1971

Winter

140

Jim Sindelar

Burnt Ranch Run

1971

Winter

142

Dick Schwind

Safety is Thinking Ahead

1970

Autumn

22

 

Safety Notes

1969

Autumn

28

 

Safety Note - Wardco Beach Barge

1968

Winter

22

 

Safety As We See It

1968

Autumn

28

John Young

Safety As We See It

1968

Summer

28

Vern Rupp

Safety As We See It

1968

Spring

31

Bill Walters

Maximum Flotation for Safety

1967

Winter

31

Andres Peekna

Safety As We See It

1967

Winter

35

Vern Rupp
Peter Whitney

Safety As We See It

1967

Autumn

29

John Bombay
Vern Rupp

Helmets for White Water Canoeing

1967

Summer

10

Eric Jacobson

Safety as We See It: Car Top Carriers

1967

Spring

13

Andres Peekna

Hypothermia

1966

September

14

Jay Evans

Survival: The Will to Live

1966

Summer

13

A.F. Davidson

Saftey As We See It

1965

Winter

22

John Bombay

Safety As We See It

1965

Autumn

25

John Bombay
H. Burlingame

Safety As We See It

1965

Summer

26

John Bombay

Safety As We See It

1965

Spring

24

John Bombay

Safety As We See It

1964

Winter

21

John Bombay

Safety As We See It

1964

Summer

19

John Bombay

Safety As We See It

1964

Spring

24

John Bombay

Safety As We See It

1963

Winter

31

John Bombay

The Value of Danger

1963

Autumn

26

Randy Carter

Safety As We See It

1963

Autumn

28

John Bombay

AWA Safety Code

1963

Autumn

31

 

Safety As We See It

1963

Summer

27

John Bombay

Safety As We See It

1963

Spring

21

John Bombay

Safety As We See It

1962

Winter

28

John Bombay

The Varieties of Canoe Tipover

1962

Autumn

14

David Kurtz

An Eveready Snorkel for Kayk Spills

1962

Autumn

16

George Sispos

Safety As We See It

1962

Autumn

22

John Bombay

Safety As We See It

1962

Summer

27

John Bombay

Safety As We See It

1962

Spring

32

John Bombay

Safety As We See It

1961

November

25

John Bombay

Safety As We See It

1961

August

25

John Bombay

Safety Notes

1961

May

35

Leonard "Red" Fancher

Safety As We See It

1960

November

34

Leonard "Red" Fancher

Safety As We See It

1960

August

30

Leonard "Red" Fancher

Safety As We See It

1960

August

30

Leonard "Red" Fancher

Safety Notes

1960

May

29

Leonard "Red" Fancher

Upset and Rescue

1960

February

11

Eliot DuBois

Cold Water Protection

1960

February

16

Carlos Yerby

Some Notes on Self-Rescue

1959

November

28

Frank (Red) Cockerline

Some Thoughts on Safety

1959

August

35

Al Dipt
Dave Stacey

Legislative Acrobatics

1959

Spring

33

Joe Lacy

AWA Safety Code

1959

Spring

35

 

Accident Report

1959

Spring

37

 

Controversy Corner

1958

Winter

18

M.D. Price
Vern Rupp

Racing Safety

1958

Spring

16

 

Do We Need a National River Patrol?

1958

Spring

22

Roland Palmedo

Difficulty Rating Chart for River Sections or Individual Rapids

1958

Spring

27

 

News and Ideas - Hazards of Cold Water,

1958

Spring

28

Randal Dickey

Safety As We See It

1957

Fall

13

Donn Charnley
Earl D.

Cold Water is Dangerous

1957

Fall

15

Earl Oliver

Strong Words on Safety

1957

Fall

16

Dave Stacey

How to Handle a Tipover

1957

Fall

17

Walter Kirschbaum

Grand Canyon Safety Rules

1957

Summer

20

Donn Charnley

Safety As We See It

1957

Spring

22

Donn Charnley

Can You Handle a Tipover?

1957

Winter

21

Wolf Bauer

Guidebook Committee Report

1957

Winter

28

Jeff Wilhoyte

River Difficulty Rating Chart

1957

Winter

31

 

Safety Test of British Canoe Union;

1956

Fall

14

 

Tragedy on the Colorado

1956

Fall

28

Roland Palmedo

Let’s Get Upset About Safety

1956

February

21

Bruce Grant

River Guide Preparation

1955

August

3

Lawrence Grinnell

Safety Isn't Sissy

1955

August

18

Niel Douglas
Bob McNair

Foldboats Aid Hunt

1955

May

29