Jaun Pass

Jaun Pass

Jaun Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 1.509m (4,951ft) above the sea level, located in the canton of Bern, in the Swiss Alps.

The road over the pass, also known as Col de Bellegarde, is asphalted. It links Charmey and Jaun with Reidenbach. The road over the pass was built in 1878. There are 2 routes to reach the summit, also known as col de Bellegarde.

Starting from Im Fang, the ascent is 10 km long. Over this distance, the elevation gain is 565 meters. The average percentage is 5.7 %. And starting from Reidenbach, the ascent is 8 km long. Over this distance, the elevation gain is 664 meters. The average percentage is 8.3 %.  

 

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