Photo of Hilary Oliver. Courtesy of Brendan Leonard. “Please do not kick rocks down onto your girlfriend, I remind myself as I carefully pick my way up 35-degree talus in the morning shade 500 feet below Angel Pass.” The route was relatively new, first envisioned and completed in 2013. Brendan and Hilary knew the trek would be unforgettable. They just weren’t sure if they would make it. Read the story on the REI blog!