Date(s) - 03/30/2024
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Gold Medal Orchard in McElmo Canyon
Join MORP for a hands-on pruning workshop in a historic apple orchard on Saturday, March 30 from 1-3 PM. Dress for the weather, wear boots, gloves, and glasses. Bring water and a snack, and a sharpened pruning tool if you have one. MORP will provide extras. Please know there are no facilities or cell service at the site.
Orchard location: Historic Gold Medal Orchard in McElmo Canyon. 17722 Co Rd J, Cortez, CO 81321. STAY ON ROAD J TO LOCATE THE ORCHARD. DO NOT TURN AT THE ADDRESS OTHERWISE YOU WILL END UP AT THE HOUSE.
Directions: From the Hwy 491 turnoff drive west into McElmo Canyon on county road G for about 8 miles; take a right or turn north onto county road J; cross the bridge; take a right; after about a mile, you will see the orchard on the right side of the road where McElmo Canyon joins Trail Canyon.
Free to current MORP members (all membership levels cover everyone in your household)! Register in advance even if you are a member (choose member at checkout for 100% discount) so we know to expect you. $30 for lapsed or non members.