A narrow mountain road to Passo delle Erbe (Würzjoch)
Passo delle Erbe (Würzjoch) is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 1.993m (6,538ft) above the sea level, located in South Tyrol, in the Italian Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol region.
How long is Passo delle Erbe (Würzjoch)?
The road to the summit is totally paved. It’s called Strada Provinciale 29 (SP29). The pass is 44.9 km (27.89 miles) long, running west-east from Brixen to San Martino in Badia.
Is Passo delle Erbe (Würzjoch) open?
Set high in the heart of the Dolomites, the road is pretty narrow. Along the way it’s usual to stop several times and wait until the cars on the narrow road pass each other. From the eastern side, the road is open all year round; from the west, it is only accessible from mid-spring to late autumn. The road to the summit is very steep, hitting a 16.3% of maximum gradient through some of the ramps.