After my ascent of Bartlett Peak I hiked down the ridge and then back up. Eventually I found myself on top of Shumard Peak. Wow! I can't imagine how difficult the traverse is from Guad Peak. I'm glad I didn't attempt it.
"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