David, the first backpack trip I ever took was to Shadow Lake when I was 16. I remember how I felt when we made it up past Garnet Lake and then 1000 Island Lake to see Banner dominating the scenery. Gorgeous area.
"As an adolescent I aspired to lasting fame, I craved factual certainty, and I thirsted for a meaningful vision of human life - so I became a scientist. This is like becoming an archbishop so you can meet girls."