Orta San Giulio, Italy

The Mottarone is a col with a length of 16.3 kilometer. This is a highest category (HC) col. It is located in Orta San Giulio, Piemonte, Italy. The average grade of this col is 6.6% with a maximum of 11.7%. The Mottarone ascents from 349 meter at the start, to 1.432 meter at the top, with a total of 1.083 ascending meters.


Mottarone Profile


Distance 16.3 km
Elevation gain 1083 m
Average grade 6.6 %
Maximum grade 11.7 %
Climb category HC
Minimum elevation 349 m
Maximum elevation 1432 m

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This is due to the tragic accident at the cable car (in which 14 tourists died) on the Mottarone, this climb has been removed from the route of the 19 stage. The climb has been replaced by the Gignese.

- Giro d'Italia 2021 - Stage 19 (cancelled)