Alto de la Cobertoria

Lena, Spain

The Alto de la Cobertoria is a col with a length of 9.5 kilometer. This is a highest category (HC) col. It is located in Lena, Principado de Asturias, Spain. The average grade of this col is 8.8% with a maximum of 12.3%. The Alto de la Cobertoria ascents from 336 meter at the start, to 1.173 meter at the top, with a total of 836 ascending meters.


Alto de la Cobertoria Profile


Distance 9.5 km
Elevation gain 836 m
Average grade 8.8 %
Maximum grade 12.3 %
Climb category HC
Minimum elevation 336 m
Maximum elevation 1173 m

Download the App

Join thousands of cycling fans in our myCols app for iOS and Android. Connect your GPS, keep track of every col you conquer and earn jerseys!

Download iOS App  Download Android App


Rising for almost 10km, it averages 9 percent, but there are long ramps in its mid-section that are considerably steeper, with two separate kilometres at 12 percent.

- Vuelta a Espana 2020 - Stage 11