Oh, it is, and I think you'd like it. Although the San Juans are very popular, this area doesn't get as much attention, but it's full of color and dramatic scenery and a jungle of summer wildflowers. It's on my short list of places to get back to soon.
"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."