Vulcan Pass from Vulcan

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Elevation profile Vulcan Pass from Vulcan
Elevation profile Vulcan Pass from Vulcan
Elevation profile Vulcan Pass from Vulcan
1293
difficulty points
9.4%
avg. gradient
21.8%
steepest 100 meters
10.7km
length
1008m
total ascent

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Vulcan Pass from Vulcan is a climb in the region Transylvanian Alps. It is 10.7km long and bridges 1008 vertical meters with an average gradient of 9.4%, resulting in a difficulty score of 1293. The top of the ascent is located at 1606 meters above sea level. Climbfinder users shared 1 review/story of this climb and uploaded 3 photos.

Road names: Strada Decebal & Drumul Roman

5.0 by Octav
It is said that this is the most difficult climb from Romania. It is tough, indeed, especially if you do not start the day with it. Or, if you do not have at least a 32T sprocket.... read more
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Vulcan Pass from Vulcan
Vulcan Pass from Vulcan
Vulcan Pass from Vulcan

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Statistics

Vulcan Pass from Vulcan
This climb
Transylvanian Alps
18 climbs
Romania
46 climbs
Carpathian Mountains
528 climbs
Europe
46534 climbs
Difficulty points
1293
rank
2
3% easier than
Urdele Pass from Novaci
rank
2
3% easier than
Urdele Pass from Novaci
rank
2
3% easier than
Urdele Pass from Novaci
rank
261
Average gradient
9.4%
rank
1
rank
1
rank
51
50% less steep than
Laskowa
rank
3478
68% less steep than
Calçada do Rêgo Lameiro
Length
10.7km
rank
13
rank
32
rank
93
rank
4605
Total ascent
1008m
rank
8
47% less ascent than
Urdele Pass from Petroșani
rank
10
47% less ascent than
Urdele Pass from Petroșani
rank
11
47% less ascent than
Urdele Pass from Petroșani
rank
1333

Classification

Famous climb
Beautiful scenery
Hidden gem
7 hairpin turns

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Climbing times

7 km/h 01:31:30
11 km/h 00:58:13
15 km/h 00:42:42
19 km/h 00:33:42

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Reviews (1)

Octav
1 y 5.0 01:04:09 (10km/h)

It is said that this is the most difficult climb from Romania. It is tough, indeed, especially if you do not start the day with it. Or, if you do not have at least a 32T sprocket.

Vulcan Pass from Vulcan
Vulcan Pass from Vulcan
Vulcan Pass from Vulcan