Brenner Grenzkammstrasse

The military Brenner Grenzkammstrasse road

Brennergrenzkammstraße is an old military road located along the border of Italy and Austria. The road is 45km long.

The road is gravel, narrow, steep (with an average of 8 percent) and impassable in winters. Severe weather conditions and very slippery after rains.
The road climbs up to 2.247m above the sea level. Along the route there are several military constructions and fortresses. It’s closed to motor vehicles. This border ridge road was constructed for military purposes, to connect the different buildings and fortifications.
Pic: MrLampe321

 

NOTICE: Due to the spread of COVID-19, many points of interest and roads are closed and travel is not recommended. Please follow all local health authority directives before venturing off, and stay safe.