Monte Crist Corcovado

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

The Monte Crist Corcovado is a col with a length of 10.8 kilometer. This is a category 2 col. It is located in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The average grade of this col is 5.8% with a maximum of 11.4%. The Monte Crist Corcovado ascents from 38 meter at the start, to 656 meter at the top, with a total of 618 ascending meters.

Profile

Monte Crist Corcovado Profile

Facts

Distance 10.8 km
Elevation gain 618 m
Average grade 5.8 %
Maximum grade 11.4 %
Climb category 2
Minimum elevation 38 m
Maximum elevation 656 m

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Description

Corcovado, meaning "hunchback" in Portuguese, is a mountain in central Rio de Janeiro, The 710-metre granite peak is located in the Tijuca Forest, a national park. It is known worldwide for the 38-metre statue of Jesus atop its peak, entitled Cristo Redentor or "Christ the Redeemer".