Reached about 5,300' before turning back in view of worsening weather. This would be a great climb on a sunny, dry day!!! Pysch yourself for a few false summits along this jumbled ridge which reminded me of Mt Russell in the Sierras.
"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