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Tyee Mountain  British Columbia   #7156
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Insular Mountains / Vancouver Island Ranges

Height: 1666 m -> 5466 feet
Prominence?: 516 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Judson (4.8 km away, at bearing 204 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Judson (5.0 km away)

Location:   49.97944,-125.89417     49:58:46, -125:53:39   10U 292510 5540360 (25 km NE of Gold River). NTS Mapsheet: 092.F.13   AreaCode: EM95/JI79

Name Notes: Tyee is the Chinook Jargon word for "chief" or "leader" (Hyas Tyee means literally "big/important chief" but is often translated as "king"). But in this area, near Campbell River, there is a specific further meaning - here "Tyee" also refers to large sockeye (?) salmon (what Americans call "king salmon").

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2 Mount Judson, Tyee and Horseshoe from Trio Mountain Sasha Kubicek