Oval Lakes Area


Alpine Scramble - Oval & Star Peaks

Oval and Star Peaks

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  • Technical 3, Strenuous 5
  • Moderate


On Friday, we'll drive over to the West Fork Buttermilk TH and hike over Fish Creek Pass to Star Lake. On Saturday we'll climb Courtney Peak, then along Buttermilk Ridge to Oval. On Sunday, we'll climb Star, then pack up, hike out and drive home.


Oval Lakes Area

  • USGS Hoodoo Peak

    USGS Prince Creek

    USGS Oval Peak

    Green Trails Buttermilk Butte No. 83

    Green Trails Prince Creek No. 115

    Green Trails Lucerne No. 114

    Green Trails Stehekin No. 82
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