Ron Lessley, left, Steve Kurtz and Paul Peterson were some of the Cal Poly Penguins motorcycle club members who spent a Saturday afternoon in March 1980 removing trash from Reservoir Canyon in San Luis Obispo.
Ron Lessley, left, Steve Kurtz and Paul Peterson were some of the Cal Poly Penguins motorcycle club members who spent a Saturday afternoon in March 1980 removing trash from Reservoir Canyon in San Luis Obispo. Tony Hertz Telegram-Tribune
Ron Lessley, left, Steve Kurtz and Paul Peterson were some of the Cal Poly Penguins motorcycle club members who spent a Saturday afternoon in March 1980 removing trash from Reservoir Canyon in San Luis Obispo. Tony Hertz Telegram-Tribune

Beer drinking and gunfire once left Reservoir Canyon at risk of closure

March 02, 2018 03:12 PM

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Photographer David Middlecamp has been delving into The Tribune's archives to share historical photos and articles about the Central Coast with readers since 2007. Reach him at dmiddlecamp@thetribunenews.com .