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Mount Odin  Nunavut   #266
Ranges: North America Ranges / Arctic Islands / Baffin Island

Height: 2147 m -> 7044 feet
Prominence?: 2147 m  
Line Parent?: Beitstad Peak (1429.8 km away, at bearing 348 degrees)
Greater Parent: Barbeau Peak (1728.0 km away)

Location:   66.54694,-65.42917     66:32:49, -65:25:45   20W 392137 7382974 (46 km N of Pangnirtung). NTS Mapsheet: 026.I.11   AreaCode: GG65/FE42
First Ascent: 1953 Baird, Marmet
Mount Odin and Mount Northumbria's West Ridge.
This peak is #5 on the Height List for Nunavut . This peak is #3 in Prominence List for Nunavut .Located on Baffin Island, north of the head of Pangnirtung Fiord and Kingnait Fiord. It is just west of the Weasel River. It is south of Auyuittuq National Park, and south of the lower Mount Asgard. The peak has an impressive rocky south face which drops into the Weasel River. The area north of the summit is glaciated.

Name Notes: Odin is the chief god in Norse mythology and Norse paganism. He is a god of wisdom, war, battle and death. He is also attested as being a god of magic, poetry, prophecy, victory and the hunt.

Trip Reports within 1 km

2014.02.17 Determining Line Parent for Odin on Baffin Island Robin Tivy
2004.03.17 Highest point on island Drew Brayshaw

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
23 Mount Odin's Massive South Face Preston McEachern
17 Mount Odin and Mount Northumbria's West Ridge. Dave Hodge