Road trip guide: Conquering Puerto del Connio

Puerto del Connio is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 1.315m (4,314ft) above the sea level, located in Fuentes del Narcea, in the Principality of Asturias, in northern Spain.

Puerto del Connio

The road to the summit is asphalted and pretty narrow. It’s called AS-348. This road is usually open all year, but it can be closed anytime when the access is not cleared of snow.

Starting from Ventanueva, the ascent is 18.6 km long. Over this distance, the elevation gain is 769 meters. The average percentage is 5.65 %.