Collada Fonda is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 1.911m (6,269ft) above the sea level, located in the comarca of Ripollès in Girona, Catalonia, in northern Spain near the French border.
Located in the Pyrenees mountain range, the road to the summit links the villages of Espinavell and Setcases. It’s 20.3 km long. It’s a rural road without asphalting but in very good condition. Speed is limited to 30km/h. It’s recommended from late spring to early fall, since you´ll go through mountain roads where there is often snow.Along the way you can enjoy a high mountain environment typical of the Pyrenees area.
The summit offers stunning 360º views and magnificent views of the Canigó massif. Starting from Espinavell (GIV-5225 road), the ascent is 9.3 km long. The elevation gain is 711 meters, and the average gradient is 7.64%. And starting from Setcases (C771 road), the ascent is 10.6 km long. The elevation gain is 446 meters, and the average gradient is 4.20%.
Pic: Dani Fenix Siete
To use information contained on this site is to do so at your own risk. dangerousroads.org is not responsible for the information contained in these pages. The website is for information purposes only and we assume no liability for decisions made as a result of the information provided here. You are still completely responsible for your decisions, your actions, and your safety.