Amazon Hdwtrs/Spencer Butte

Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Leader: Janet Jacobsen
Hike: 6.2 miles, 1530 ft (Moderate)

We celebrated the 90th anniversary of the club ( November 3, 1927) on the summit with red antique Spitzenburg apples.

The apple was reported to have been a favorite of Thomas Jefferson who planted several of the trees at Monticello. It will have to do since we don't know the favorite apple of our first Obsidian president, John Bovard.

Members: Janet Jacobsen, David Cooper, Brad Bennett, Evelyn Nagy, Caroline Moore, Dorene Steggell, David Lodeesen, Jennifer Baer, Randy Sinnott, Darian Morray, Dan Russell, Blue Wesley, Michael King, Hilary Fisher, Anita Pierce, Carla Cooper. Nonmembers: Cynthia Poindexter.


Caroline admires David's colorful bag of apples —photo by Darian Morray
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