He's absolutely right - the pictures prove it.
|Entering the alpine and leaving the treeline at 5100'.|
|High camp at 6500'.|
|Sunset behind Mt Baker.|
|The Picket Range to the east.|
|An early morning start crossing and climbing the Sulfide Glacier.|
|Amazing rock. Arguably classic 4th class or new-|
school 5.4 on the SE Rib.
|One last photo on the descent. The SE Rib climbs the right skyline|
from the notch 1/4th of the way up.
Statistics: Pro Guiding Service, Mt Shuksan (9131'), Sulfide Glacier with SE Rib (III 5.4 snow, glacier). 7-8 June, with Dave and Karen N.