Strava Cycling segments around Lake Maggiore, Lugano, Varese: map and list

Do you love the road cycling climbs?
Strava users have created and labelled numerous Strava Cycling segments in the Swiss-Italian Lake District. We've rounded up several of them in an effort to convince people to consider cycling around Lake Maggiore, Lugano and Varese. Take a look at the map and the list below. You can see road cycling climbs by locals, so you can get the most if you are coming here to explore the mountains, hills, valleys and lakes by road bike. There is so much here for cyclists in the surrounding roads Lake Maggiore, Lugano, Varese both in Swiss area and in Italian area.

Strava segments in the Swiss-Italian Lakes

There is a climb above Locarno you’ve probably never heard of it: Lake Naret climb . Hidden in the Swiss part of the Alps, this tough, quiet, long climb has several beautiful dams/lakes.

Sometimes a Strava Cycling segment covers a part of the climb or covers two consecutive climbs.
With riders using Strava, there are several segments on which to test your level of fitness.

The map of Strava Cycling segments in the Swiss-Italian Lake District

The map shows several road cycling climbs by locals.

The list of Strava Cycling segments in the Swiss-Italian Lake District

Their names are in native language.

- Mergoscia

- Monte Bre/Cardada Climb

- Gordola – Sonogno

- Monti Motti

- Bignasco - Lake Naret

- Centovalli (Intragna – Malesco)

- Malesco climb

- Cannero colle

- Cannobina

- Segletta

- Piancavallo

- Monterosso

- Alpe di Neggia North

- Maccagno to Alpe di Neggia

- Maccagno - Passo Forcora

- Armio – Forcora

- Colmegnino

- Morcote – Carona

- Ruvigliana – Brè

- Passo del Cuvignone da Cittiglio

- Cuvignone da Nasca

- Sant'Antonio – Cuvignone

- Arcumeggia

- San Michele dalla Valcuvia

- San Michele da Sant'Antonio

- San Michele da Mesenzana

- San Martino al culmine

- Bedero - Roggiano climb

- Passo del Sette Termini - da Grantola

- Sette Termini - da Cugliate Fabiasco

- Brinzio dalla Valcuvia

- Mondonico

- Salita Mondonico

- Cuasso al Piano - Alpe Tedesco

- Alpe Tedesco

- Marzio

- Salita di Marzio da Ghirla

- Ardena - da Brusimpiano

- Marchirolo da Ponte Tresa

- Sacro Monte di Varese

- Campo dei Fiori (da bivio) Climb

- Sasso di Gavirate - da Gavirate

- Strappo provinciale del Cerro

- Meride – Serpiano

- Arzo - Serpiano (top of the hill)

- Arogno - Maroggia downhill

- Melano – Arogno

- Val Mara downhill

- Lanzo – Sighignola

- Bioggio – Cademario

- The Great Wall of Arosio

- Cassina d'Agno Vernate

- Neggio - Iseo

- Magliaso Careggio

- Monte Lema - Moschitos

- Sessa – Astano

- Mottarone da Armeno

- Gignese – Armeno

- Mottarone da Baveno via Levo

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