Route Climbed: East Spur Date Climbed: Jan 12, 2011
Brilliant first summit of the new year! Fast, efficient route for a winter ascent of Casacde Mountain. Avalanche conditions had been very predictable to this point in the season, which gave us the confidence to go for it.
"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