Col de Méraillet

Col de Méraillet is a great mountain pass in the Savoie region of France. This pass is located at a peak elevation of 1,605m and is traversed via the road D925. The pass has an overall length of 20km with numerous hairpins and sweeping curves. This is another pass with great scenery, a distinct feature of this pass is the spectacular lake (Lac de Roselend) located at the peak of the pass. The pass road is completely sealed and is in good condition. The majority of the road is wide with a safe width for passing oncoming vehicles, however there are narrow sections as well which should be approached with caution. There is not much traffic on this pass compared to other passes in the region such as the Col du Galibier. Overall Col de Méraillet is a very enjoyable driving road with great scenery and sweeping bends.

Speed: 80 kph

Traffic: Minimal

Length: 20 kms

Overtaking: Ample overtaking opportunities

Direction: Towards Bourg-Saint-Maurice

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