Passo di San Giacomo

San Giacomo Pass is an international high mountain pass at an elevation of 2.313m (7,589ft) above the sea level, located in the Lepontine Alps, on the Swiss-Italian border.

Passo di San Giacomo
Passo di San Giacomo

On the Italian side, the road is extreme: full of hairpins, narrow, gravel, washed out and impassable from September to June. It's a 4x4 track. On the Swiss side, it’s just a walking path. The road links Bedretto on its northern side (valley of Leventina) to Formazza on its southern side.
Pic: Andrea Dellamora