Eric, a plate and 8 screws Vs. Chelan Sawtooth Rubble - Mount Bigelow, Martin Peak and SwitchBack (aka Cooney) Peak

Martin and Switchback Peaks from Mount Bigelow

Mount Bigelow from above Boiling Lake

Switchback Peak from Mount Bigelow

I think this says it all about the intelligence of open range livestock...

Cascade Alpine Guide, Volume 3, 2nd Edition; Fred Beckey; Pages 274-275
75 Scrambles in Washington; Peggy Goldman; Pages 91-96