Not far from the summit area...

Not far from the summit area...

Not far from the summit area is this monument with a plaque stating
"In loving memory of Tobias Buchanon
on Jan 10, 2004 8:23 pm
Image ID: 38113


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amandaemily - Jul 22, 2007 2:36 pm - Hasn't voted


Tobias Christopher Buchanan was killed in a motorcycle accident in 2002. I know his family is into outdoor sports (his brother is a former employee of my employer). Beyond that I'm not sure why the Buchanan's picked Copper Summit


Dean - Jul 22, 2007 5:10 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: plaque

Thank you for adding that information. It is always sad when a family member is lost like that but perhaps Tobias had a specific love fro Copper Butte.


wilbuchanan - Jul 18, 2008 5:10 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Plague

I just got an email from my brother Joel in North Carolina asking me about this photo. Tobias is our younger brother.
Copper Butte was a trip that Tobias and I had planned on taking together. I got too busy and canceled.
A couple of days after he was killed I had this plaque made and hiked up to post it.

Just working through some regret.



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