Hiked in from Alpine Creek TH. Did 9963 and then hiked ridge over to 9846. Then back down to Lakes and out to TH.
Climbed the northwest ridge from Flytrip Basin during an excellent backpacking trip. Great summit views. Descended the southeast face into the Alpine Creek drainage. Trip Report
FUn hike up on a crisp but sunny Oct day. South slopes snow free to 10,000 / firm snow on other slopes above 8500 ft. This was an impressive hidden gem- backside of Perfect Pk- wow!