Crow’s Nest: Marbled Orbweaver

October 28, 2018

By Daniel Barringer, Preserve Manager.

Photo: Daniel Barringer

Hikers from the Blue Mountain Eagle Climbing Club gathered at Crow’s Nest on Sunday for a guided hike and found this beautiful Marbled Orbweaver (Araneus marmoreus) on the outside bathroom door. I was sorry not to have my camera or macro lens—this spider is very beautiful!