These mountains are magical to me. Alive. How fortunate those of us are on the West Coast to live in an area where our planet is so dynamic. And, I wholeheartedly second SKI's comment regarding the preference for tackling the West Coast's volcanoes with snow cover, oh yes.
...Are only fun to climb if theyre plastered in ice with a spackling of snow.
RAINIER X 2
SHASTA X 6
LASSEN X 3
...I guess I'm a sucker for the Cascades