The alte Jenesier Straße or San Genesio (1087 m) from Bolzano (Italy) is only 6.3 km long, but with an average grade of 13.2% and maxima till 30%, it is one of the hardest climbs in Europe. The very narrow road in Südtirol has now been replaced by a new and less steep road.
The Edelweiss is situated in Trentino-Alto Adige. This climb belongs to the Dolomites.
Starting from Bolzano,
the Edelweiss ascent is 7.2 km long. Over this distance, you climb 1049 heightmeters.
The average percentage thus is 14.6 %.
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