I have been fantasizing about climbing this mountain since I was about 12 years old; I could see it from my house growing up and it always called to me. Climbed with a colleague as part of a traverse from Spout Springs to the Jim Creek Trailhead - weather was perfect!
"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