SS42 / Mendelpass : Pianizza di Sopra - Belvedere

Star Ratings
5 star route rating
Corners : 5 star route rating Motorcycle Road5.0
Straights : 2 star route rating Motorcycle Road2.0
Scenery : 5 star route rating Motorcycle Road5.0
Road Surface : 3 star route rating Motorcycle Road3.0
Visibility : 5 star route rating Motorcycle Road5.0
Police Presence : green 2 Motorcycle Road2.0
Hazards : green 2 Motorcycle Road2.0

Info
Route Added By : rabbit
Date : July 29, 2006
Length : 21 kms / 13 miles GPX - ???
Road Type : Coastal
Map Key : Red = Excellent | Blue = Good | Purple = Other Recommended
July 29, 2006 - 5 star route rating Motorcycle Road5.0

I preferred the Mendelpass to many of the more frantic passes in this part of Italy / the Dolomites. It is wider so you needn't always be on high alert for other traffic and bikers. I found it also to be rather less crowded than some of the other passes around Bolzano.


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