I've been eyeballing this mountain for years now, but with no trail, I always opted out. After one aborted attempt on the west face last year, I went back to scramble my way to the top by any means necessary. This route, while steep, rocky, and loose, was by far the best way to reach the summit.
"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."