The summit is pretty cool, there's a nice natural wind shelter, which was nice because it was cold and windy at the top. Tagged this on a big loop from CU Campus, up to Bear Peak, over to Green Mtn, then down back to campus.
Re: Northwest Face from NCAR Trailhead via Fern Canyon
They put those closure signs all over the best places. I never see those signs and I wouldn't admit it if I did. I'd like to see a Boulder bird pig catch me up there; that's my briar patch up there and I'm Brer Rabbit.
"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