Colle Valcavera (2,416m)


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Colle Valcavera, approached from Demonte, sits on the shoulder of Colle Fauniera about two kiloemeters from the top. From the Valle Stura di Demonte valley, it’s 22 kilometers hard climb that weaves through the varied landscapes of the Italian Alps. This climb is not just a test of physical endurance but also an invitation to experience the diverse natural and cultural tapestry of the region.

Demonte, a picturesque town known for its rich history and Alpine charm, the route to Colle Valcavera embarks on a journey through the serene beauty of the valley.

One of the most captivating features of the Colle Valcavera climb is the ever-changing scenery. Colle Valcavera encapsulates the essence of cycling in the Alps: a blend of challenge, beauty, and tranquility.