The province of Turin

Barbara Refuge

Bobbio Pellice (9,00 km)
Highlights and tour details

From the hamlet of Perlà di Bobbio Pellice go up the green Comba dei Carbonieri, confluence of Val Pellice, to the Rifugio Barbara Lowrie (1753 m.). A path of about 9 km and with a 1045 meters difference in altitude, spread over an uninterrupted uphill with an average gradient of more than 10% and with different sections over 20%. Due to its characteristics it is reviewed as one of the toughest climbs in Italy. Every year an uphill time trial takes place on this climb.

Departure, arrival and municipalities crossed
Frazione Perlà
10060 Bobbio Pellice (TO)
Rifugio Barbara
10060 Bobbio Pellice (TO)
districts passed through
Bobbio Pellice

Accomodations and services

Please note that the routes may include some sections where there is traffic.
The information contained in the pathways is not binding on the authors and verifiers of the pathways.