Good stuff with Zach. Best route in at Joes Valley during December, 2008. Will estimate they might have a rough year getting much in. Locals told me it was a dry early Dec. We spent a couple of days, then moved on. This pillar was worth the effort.
"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."