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Klippitztörl is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 1,642 m (5,387 ft) above the sea level, located in the Bundesland of Carinthia, in Austria.

The road over the pass is asphalted. It’s called Federal Highway B78 and links Wolfsberg and St. Veit. Along the road, there are several hotels and rental chalets.


There are 2 routes to reach the summit. Starting from statale 92, the ascent is 14.4 km long. Over this distance, the elevation gain is 941 heightmeters. The average percentage is 6.5 %. And starting from statale 78, the ascent is 15 km long. Over this distance, the elevation gain is 972 heightmeters. The average percentage is 6.5 %. 


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