Forcola Notch


Stelvio Pass, Municipalities of Bormio and Valdidentro (SO)


Historical and architectural information: Concrete barracks and trench, patrol alleyways and artillery posts near Forcola Notch. Rarer rests of military shacks are along the exchange way leading to Forcola Notch and Pedenolo Notch. Noticeable is the presence of several military mule tracks that allowed supplies in to artillery posts which were the Italian front line opposed to the Austrian ones on the other side of the valley leading to the Stelvio pass and positioned on Mount Scorluzzo. One can meet further evidence of the Great War climbing up towards Forcola Notch along the path from Giogo di S. Maria.     Information for visits:
Free visit.

Bormio Tourist Office
Via Roma, 131/B - 23032 Bormio
Tel. +39 0342 903300
Fax +39 0342 904696

Valdidentro Tourist Office

Via Nazionale, 18 - 23038 Isolaccia Valdidentro
Tel. +39 0342 985331
Fax +39 0342 921140