Was expecting snow, brought crampons & axe and it was bone dry. VERY SURPRISED. Actually more snow on the south slopes then North Face. The summit ridge more then made up for this route though. Still, some way-cool scenery of Long's & Lady Washington.
"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