Rocacorba (Catalonia)

Start Town Altitude (m) Elevation Gain (m) Length (km) Gradient (%) Difficulty Rating
Banyoles 980 790 14 5.6 787 ***

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Rocacorba is an irregular climb. The first 4km are very gentle, while the final 10km are generally steep, although with some short downhill sections offering brief respite.

Roads & Traffic

The road surface is in good condition.

There is little traffic throughout the climb.

Climb Description

Rocacorba is one of the most popular cycling climbs in the Catalonia region. Its proximity to Girona makes it a key training climb for the many professional cyclists based in the region, and it is also a popular ride for local amateurs.

The challenging gradients and quiet road make it an enjoyable climb, although most of the ascent is in trees so there are few spectacular views.

Rocacorba is open throughout the year.

Other sides

This is the only side to climb to Rocacorba.

Nearby Climbs

Mare de Deu del Mont
Els Angels
Coll de Canes


Rocacorba can be climbed as a route extension on our Medieval Catalonia cycling holiday.