Col Perdu, 2183 m
20276 Asco
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GPS : 42.403236,8.923063

Along the GR 20 to the mountain pass overlooking the Cirque de la Solitude
Col Perdu marks the passage from the Asco valley into the Niolu region and offers a marvellous view of the Cirque de la Solitude, one of the most primeval and secluded high mountain valleys on the island. Here, hikers of the GR 20 confront the most arduous stretch of the entire long-distance route, descending 250m only to face a steep ascent to Bocca Minuta.
Starting point: Le Chalet hotel in Haut-Asco, 1422m.
Height difference: 800m.
Grade: easy mountain walk at first, but more demanding at the end.
Refreshment and accommodation: in Haut-Asco hotel with restaurant and bunks; restaurants, hotels and campsites in the Asco valley.
Alternatives: from Col Perdu, descent into the Viru valley (Walk 68, stretches of scrambling).
From Altore plateau, ascent to Pic von Cube, 2247m (1½ hrs., II).
Linking tip: with Walk 74.
Map: IGN 4250 OT (1:25.000).

The full description of this hike is in the guide, opposite, available in all the bookshops and relay points of Corsica. To buy this book online, scan the flashcode with your smartphone or go to the link below:
http://www.rother.de/titpage/4907.php.
Available in French, English, German and Italian.

The full description of this hike is in the guide, opposite, available in all the bookshops and relay points of Corsica. To Buy this book online, click on the link below.
Available in French, English, German and Italian.

www.rother.de

Col Perdu, 2183 m

20276 Asco