• Sport

33 - Col du Telegraphe

Savoie Mont Blanc's choice

A great training before Col du Galibier

Sport 33 - Col du Telegraphe Saint-Michel-de-Maurienne


Departing from Saint-Michel-de-Maurienne (73140)
Total elevation gain : 853m
Signed walking trail

Often considered as merely the first part of the Galibier, the Télégraphe is an excellent climb in its own right. The road winds upwards at gradients of between 8 and 10% but, fortunately, most of the climb is in the shade.

Way and back
Total elevation gain : 853m
Altitude max : 1566m
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    Free access.


    Languages spoken : English, French
    Languages of documentation : English, French

    Period of practice

    All year round.

    Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.

    • Restaurant
    • Picnic area
    • Bar
    • Public WC
    • Parking


    73140 Saint-Michel-de-Maurienne
    Departing from : Saint-Michel-de-Maurienne (73140)
    Latitude : 45.217084 - Longitude : 6.472399
    Moving across the city : Saint-Michel-de-Maurienne (73140), Valloire (73450)
    Station district
    Information update on 30/07/2021 by Agence alpine des territoires