Did Gunsight to South Peak from here belaying from around the Gendarme in summer 1980. Revisited the notch with U.C. Mountaineering to do the Gendarme one afternoon of summer 1986. I believe that Buck Harper was still around in those years.
Markwell of Markwell's climb at Clifton Gorger ran the Gendarme shop in town.
"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