Places We Protect

Charlotte Ryde Preserve

West Virginia

Closeup view of many red boulders with a river trickling through and over them.
Cheat Canyon The Cheat River, Cheat River Canyon, West Virginia. © Kent Mason

Spectacular white water runs through this remote part of Cheat Canyon, which features a variety of rare plants and animals.

Support Our Work in Charlotte Ryde

The canyon and its river have been conservation priorities for the Conservancy for decades. Now, through the coordinated efforts of multiple partners, Cheat Canyon is being protected. Help us protect this beloved West Virginia landscape.