Sean knows of this place by way of his Uncle. The hike to Palisades was a short piece with a steep incline that opens out into andesitic lava formations with amazing views of the Sprague River Valley and the Notch of Gearhart.
"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