Did this and Rock on the same day. We parked a little further down the main road (instead of turning on 8RA) and went straight up from the south. The traverse under the rock outcrop on the SE ridge had snow on it and looked a bit too steep and slippery.
"Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. The slogan "press on" has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race."