Trail ends at high point of meadow below the peak. Proceed off trail up the shoulder or move at an angle toward the shoulder, then summit.
Route between clear lake and deep lake is largely over granite. Signs of route can be found on the rock face, but generally heading up works. Stream over and in granite is outlet from the lake.
Add about 1/4th mile. Hobacks.
GTNP, Lupine Meadows Trailhead. Partially off trail. Some scrambling, very steep.