Saint-Etienne-de-Cuines Photo gallery

The Col du Glandon is undoubtedly one of the hardest passes in Maurienne valley. Do not rely on its average 7.2% elevation gain, which hides 3 km of flat in Saint-Colomban-des-Villards and 3 km more than 10% on the last ramps of the col.

Map and points of interest

Let's go


It was ridden 20 times by the cyclists of Le Tour de France.

Period of opening

From 01/06 to 31/10.
Depending on the weather.


  • Balisage Marked
  • Itinerary type Out and back

Equipment & services

  • Picnic area
  • Bar
  • Orientation board
  • Parking


Free access.

Plus d'infos

Municipality : Saint-Etienne-de-Cuines
Adress :


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Itinerary overview

  • Difficulty
    Difficulty Level black - very hard
  • Positive elevation
    Positive elevation 1439 m
  • Distance
    Distance 19.9 km
  • Maximum altitude
    Maximum altitude 1924
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