Part of a two day winter trip camped at the base of Lassen Peak. Climbed Lassen the first afternoon, then traversed the full ridge to right before Brokeoff. Had thoughts of going up Brokeoff but it didn't look like the east ridge went too easy.
"As an adolescent I aspired to lasting fame, I craved factual certainty, and I thirsted for a meaningful vision of human life - so I became a scientist. This is like becoming an archbishop so you can meet girls."