road pass

Col du Galibier

geography  FR (73-05), 6.408°E, 45.0641°N profil
altitude  2647 m100-cols code  FR-05-2642a
side 1  Valloire, 1401m, 18km
side 2  Lautaret, 2058m, 8km
passability June - October
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info one of the highest alpine road passes, with another pass on each side: Télégraphe, resp. Lautaret
Col du Galibier
From the Lautaret up to the Galibier pass
Col du Galibier
The Guisane valley, descending from the Lautaret pass towards Briançon
Col du Galibier
Sight to the south from the Galibier pass, with the Meije massif on the right-hand side and the Barre des Écrins mountain (with its glacier) further left
Col du Galibier
North side of the Galibier pass
Col du Galibier
The Galibier rod near Plan Lachat