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Mount Tuzo (Peak Seven, Sagowa)  Alberta/British Columbia   #1576
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges

Height: 3248 m -> 10656 feet
Prominence?: 210 m  
Line Parent?: Deltaform Mountain (1.2 km away, at bearing 272 degrees)
Greater Parent: Deltaform Mountain (1.0 km away)

Location:   51.30136,-116.22836     51:18:05, -116:13:42   11U 553794 5683621 (9 km SE of Lake O'Hara). (14 km S of Lake Louise). NTS Mapsheet: 082.N.08   AreaCode: FL16/DC02
First Ascent: 1906 H. Tuzo, C. Kaufmann
Mount Tuzo from Kaufmann Lake
This peak is #93 on the Height List for Alberta .Tuzo was originally called 'Sagowa' by Samuel Allen (the early alpinist and nomenclaturist of the area) on his map of 1894, which is the Stoney word for ?seven?, this peak being the seventh in order from S to N of the Ten Peaks. However, the first ascent of this peak was made by Henrietta Tuzo (1880-1955), accompanied by the guide Christian Kaufmann, in 1906. Ms. Tuzo was a founding member of the Alpine Club of Canada, and the peak was re-named in memory of her early contributions to this group. Their route ascended the 3-4 couloir, crossed the Fay Glacier, to the Allen/Perren col, and traversed thence to the glacier and S ridge on Tuzo.

Trips within 1 km
19 1986.08.20 Tuzo - From Mount Allen Route Rick Collier


Paper Maps
1:50000Lake Louise & Yoho Gem Trek
1:250000Banff National Park Gem Trek
1:400000Canadian Rockies Gem Trek
1:600000Southwest Alberta & Southeast British Columbia Gem Trek

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
12 Mount Tuzo from Kaufmann Lake Rick Collier
9 Peaks to the NW of Mount Allen Rick Collier

Placename Photos
11 Deltaform Tim Deutscher
9 Mount Allen from Mount Tuzo Rick Collier
9 Sunrise in the Valley of the Ten Peaks Steve Sproule
6 Sunrise on Mount Tuzo and Deltaform Mountain Ed Cooper
6 Descending Temple's Upper Slopes Steve Sproule
5 Sentinel Pass, Pinnacle Mountain, Eiffel Peak and Wastach Pass From Haddo Tim Deutscher
3 Deltaform Mountain from Temple Kevin Altheim