We were flying blind with zero beta on these two peaks, just a map, compass & GPS. We tried heading up the northwest slopes of "Bren's." NEVER again! Ha! We laughed at ourselves when we discovered the faint, cairned path circling back down the peak on the other side.
"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."