Last day of a 5-day solo backpack trip in the pre-fire Kalmiopsis Wilderness. Views along ridge of the snowcapped Marble Mountains to the south. The area reminded me of the Ventana Wilderness on the central California coast in some ways.
"After the first glass, you see things as you wish they were. After the second, you see things as they are not. Finally, you see things as they really are, which is the most horrible thing in the world."
--Oscar Wilde on Absinthe