Views of Ostler Peak from various areas in the Uinta Mountains
From Stillwater Fork, Ostler Fork and Amethyst Lake
From the Uinta Highway looking south towards Ostler Peak.
Ostler Hill is in the foreground.
You can see the Pointy Peak at the bottom of the ridge leading up to Ostler Peak.
Looking south toward Christmas Meadows
behind sits Ostler Peak: 12,718 and Spread Eagle Peak: 12,540' with Ostler Hill in the center.
To get to Amethyst Lake, you'll need to go right at the base of Ostler Hill, up Ostler Fork.
Looking southeast Ostler Peak from along Ostler Fork
Ostler Peak - 12,718'
Looking south toward Ostler Peak
Looking west toward
Ostler Peak Summit, made of mixtures of purple and orange limestone.
Looking west toward Ostler Peak's eastern face.
Colorful rock layers of Ostler Peak
This rock scree might be another possible route to the top,
or to your doom, one of the two.
From east of Amethyst Lake looking west toward Ostler Peak.
The Pointy Peak is clearly visible just right of center.
Compare this to the distorted perspective of this little peak from Amethyst Meadow.