Got an early start, but the trailhead was already full at 0730--saw about 20 people on the route. Route says 3 miles but it seems longer, probably because you are climbing 1000 feet per mile. Summit was breezy and pleasant, zero rattlesnake. Very enjoyable hike.
"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