Thank you, Jason! Way to go for making a winter Needle-to-Peak traverse!!
When you get the chance, could you submit one of your boilerplate slab pics to this approach page? I don't have any good ones, but I think it's important to give people an idea of what that section of the approach is like.
"Got tight last night on absinthe and did knife tricks. Great success shooting the knife into the piano. The woodworms are so bad and eat hell out of all furniture that you can always claim the woodworms did it."