The asphalted part of the Colle del Sommeiller runs until Rochemolles. The next "sterrato" (not asphalted) part is not too bad before reaching the rifugio Scarfiotti. Next however,it turns out rather unconnected in the conclusive part. Take note that this part of the road gets cleared from the snow only in late July.
The Colle del Sommeiller is situated in Piemonte. This climb belongs to the Alps.
Starting from Bardonecchia,
the Colle del Sommeiller ascent is 26.3 km long. Over this distance, you climb 1711 heightmeters.
The average percentage thus is 6.5 %.
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