I climbed the peak in August 1991, staring at the Highline Trailhead, over Rocky Sea Pass, to the summit of Deadhorse Peak and down to Allsop Lake. The north side of Deadhorse Peak and the route to Allsop Lake were quite dangerous and not a route I would repeat, though not a route I will ever forget. The route up the peak from the south was quite easy.
"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."