I understand that the trail to Josephine Saddle is in good condition. The ridge trail from their to the 3rd Class rock is just ok, some route finding required (or so I'm told). Signs still indicate the trail is closed but if what I just wrote is true, there is no good reason for it.
"Got tight last night on absinthe and did knife tricks. Great success shooting the knife into the piano. The woodworms are so bad and eat hell out of all furniture that you can always claim the woodworms did it."