I started up and it was easy hiking along the stream for a while. Then I scrambled up to 9300 ft. and then came down. I then realized that I missed the trail that went the opposite direction for a while before curving around to go up to the mountain. So I'll try another time.
"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."