One Man’s Mountain — 5.0 — Corkscrew Mesa, Near Leadfield Ghost Town, Slightly NorthEast of Furnace Creek, Death Valley National Park, East California, USA

“The first thing I met was a fly with a buzz/And the sky with no clouds/The heat was hot and the ground was dry/But the air was full of sound…” (America: Horse W/No Name)

I had been working light construction in a desert village (or as they like to list it: “Near Ghost Town”) just west of the national park…