February 9, 1986
Retainer logs were placed and back-filled, tread widened and adjusted in
various spots and a switchback reworked to improve this much-used hiking trail,
marking the culmination of a series of work outings on Hardesty No. 2 Re-Route Project
undertaken by Obsidian trail crews over the part year or so.
(Now … if we can just keep the gypsy moth, corporate timber interests and other
destructive elements at bay and far distant … ! )
Hardesty artisans were Mary Bridgeman, John Cecil, Pete Cecil, Freda Miller,
Shirley Froyd, Helen Smith and leader Betty Macy.