With good weather and good visibility you can look very far to both sides and look very deeply. As always my tip, either very early or very late on the road, with luck you have the whole mountain to yourself.
Kristina, you're right about your recommendation for sure-footedness. Unfortunately not with the spelling. The title must read: tightrope walk; After all, you do not walk on one degree (latitude or longitude), but on the ridge (ridge).