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Mount Saugstad  British Columbia   #1952
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Coast Mountains / Pacific Ranges

Height: 2908 m -> 9541 feet
Prominence?: 1850 m above Odegaard Pass
Line Parent?: Mount Jacobsen (31.1 km away, at bearing 134 degrees)
Greater Parent: Monarch Mountain (58.8 km away)

Location:   52.25413,-126.51482     52:15:15, -126:30:53   9U 669628 5792214 (15 km S of Hagensborg). NTS Mapsheet: 093.D.07   AreaCode: FM26/CF51
First Ascent: 1951 J. Dudra; P. Schoening
Mount Saugstad - East Side
This peak is #37 in Prominence List for British Columbia .A massive mountain that dominates it surroundings, Saugstad was originally thought to exceed 11,000 ft because of its local prominence.

A most distinctive mountain far northward possessed the odd symmetry of the end of a centre punch—dark walls rose nearly straight up to a snow-cap in the form of a flattish cone.

Name Notes: Mt. Saugstad is named after the Rev. Christian Saugstad, who led the first Norwegian immigrants to Bella Coola in 1894.

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18 Saugstad from Southeast Drew Brayshaw
11 Saugstad From North Drew Brayshaw
9 Mount Saugstad - East Side Don Funk
7 Mount Saugstad - Northeast Side Don Funk
6 Mount Saugstad Brian Buick

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6 Across The Bella Coola Valley From The Rainbow Range (labelled) Brian Buick