Due to the small number of elevation meters (274)
climb effort points (254)
the climb from Arabba to the Campolungo is among the smallest of this site
but it is important as a member of the
The slope of the Campolungo-south is mostly 8%.
The first and last few hundred meters are easier.
The Sellaronda is a lap with a length of
52 kilometers through the Dolomites.
This lap is not only very popular because
four passes are crossed over a short distance
but also because of the extremely impressive mountain massifs.
The disadvantage is that this is known to many people.
Cyclist have to share the road with
a horde of cars and motorcycles.
Each of the four ascents is not really that hard
and even if one adds the hardness of the four ascents,
the sum amounts only to about 80% of the hardness of the
eastern ascent to the Passo dello Stelvio.
Also, the slope of the steeper parts of the climbs
is mostly moderate with 7 or 8%.
Only the southern ascent to the Sellajoch has a steepest kilometer
in the double-digit range (10.3%).