Valbona Pass

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Valbona Pass
Valbona Pass.jpg
Valbona Pass
Floor elevation1,795 m (5,889 ft)
Geography
State/ProvinceAlbanian Alps
Coordinates42°24′21″N 19°48′55″E / 42.40583°N 19.81528°E / 42.40583; 19.81528Coordinates: 42°24′21″N 19°48′55″E / 42.40583°N 19.81528°E / 42.40583; 19.81528

The Valbona Pass (Albanian: Qafa e Valbonës) is a high mountain pass within the Albanian Alps in northern Albania.[1][2] The current record for crossing from Theth to Valbona is held by Robert Meechan, of Hexham, and Brendan Thomson, of Skye, at a time of 3 hours 14 minutes.[3]

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  1. ^ "Wanderung über den Valbona-Pass nach Teth". alfred-jaeger.de (in German).
  2. ^ "RRJETI I ZONAVE TË MBROJTURA NË SHQIPËRI" (PDF). mjedisi.gov.al (in Albanian). p. 1. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2017-09-05. Retrieved 2016-01-12.
  3. ^ "Strava Result".