Rock and Ice Magazine

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Southern Sequoia. August, 2016.

"...Everywhere we looked we saw splitters: The hard part was choosing one. We elected fun 5.10 twin finger cracks on the right, leaving a wild-looking lightning bolt on the left and thin seams straight up for another day. Pitch after pitch, we encountered superb rock and safe and enjoyable climbing. After 1,500 feet, we stood on the summit. As I scanned the 360-degree panorama I saw yet more beckoning walls, sharp peaks and gleaming lakes..."