The Forcola Pass (2.315 meters) connects Alta Valtellina with the Engadine, specifically between Livigno and the Grigione canton of Poschiavo. The road to reach it has few switchbacks, but is almost completely straight in the middle of the mountain pastures and it’s a pleasure to ride.
To reach it from Bormio it is necessary to pass through the Passo d'Eira and the Passo del Foscagno.
When does the Forcola Pass open?
The Forcola Pass opens at the beginning of June
When does the Forcola Pass close?
The Forcola Pass closes at the end of November
Should I fit winter tyres or have snow chains on board?
No, but it is recommended to have snow chains due to the altitude of the pass
Do I need a valid document for foreign travel to cross the Forcola Pass?Yes, to cross the Forcola Pass it is necessary to carry a valid document for foreign travel (identity card or passport) for both adults and children