torri di fraele

Laghi di Cancano

Laghi di Cancano by Albano Marcarini The climb to the Cancano lakes is a novelty for the Giro d’Italia. It is not a demanding ascent, but the fact that the top will be the finish line of today’s stage will make the race intense and exciting. The average gradient, along the 10 km track starting from the bridge over the Adda river, under Premadio, is estimated at 6.9%, the maximum at 9.5% with an elevation gain of 692 meters up to elev. 1,941 m of the Fraele towers. The road is 5-6 m wide, with rough asphalt, no mileage markers. Being exposed to the south it enjoys a good exposure to the sun – there are no sections in the...
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