I haven't tried the Scrambles book approach, but the east ridge probably offers a more interesting trip: it's largely a ridge walk rather than a scree slog and no bike is required for the approach.
From the Little Elbow
Recreation Area, Dinah, Dale and Bruce and I crossed the suspension bridge and took a sharp right
onto a side trail that leads to the river. Ten minutes later we left the
riverside trail at a right angle and set off to find the cutline. After
hiking about 100 m or so we came across a trail that follows the cutline.
The cutline trail eventually ends above a valley meadow. Picking up on
another trail, we headed down to the meadow; that placed us at the foot
of an outlier (GR484250) marking the end of the east ridge. We headed up
the wooded slope towards it.
The route up seen from the suspension bridge.
Taking a break in the meadow
We leave the treeline far below
Dinah reaches a ledge
Ascending the end of the east ridge. Mount Glasgow on the right.
Above the col: the ridge to the summit can now be seen (click for a larger image)
We continued along the ridge
Passing an unusual rocky point
Looking back along the ridge. We traversed below the outlier in the middle.
Crossing rock slabs
Interesting rock formations along the ridge
The ridge walk ends and we'll soon start scrambling (click for a larger image)
We'll leave ridge below the summit and scramble up the slope left
This is probably the most brilliant rainbow I've seen and it lasted for hours
Nihahi Ridge in the background
On the summit
Coming down the open slope from the summit. Above us is the crux.
Looking back at the buttress. Notice the Indian's profile.
Heading back down the ridge, outlier behind me. Forgetmenot Ridge in the background.
Looking back at the steep slopes below the summit
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