Muro di Campeggio: a devastatingly steep paved road

Muro di Campeggio is a short but devastatingly steep climb in the Province of Bologna in the Italian region of Emilia-Romagna. This asphalted climb is famous as one of the most severe of any road cycling race.

Muro di Campeggio

With less than two kilometres in length, it has an average gradient of 15,9% but features sections in excess of 29%. This brutal climb makes Sormano look like a cake-walk.