The Cisa Pass or La Cisa Pass is a mountain pass in Italy that marks the division between the Ligurian and Tuscan Apennines. It is located on the border between northern Tuscany (Province of Massa-Carrara) and Emilia-Romagna (Province of Parma), near the source of the Magra River at an altitude of 1,040 meters (3,414 feet) above sea level.[1]

Cisa Pass
The Cisa Pass seen from the south
Elevation1,041 m (3,415 ft)
Traversed byStrada Statale 62 Italia.svg Italian Road 62 (Strada Statale 62 della Cisa)
RangeApennine Mountains
Coordinates44°28′18″N 9°55′42″E / 44.4716°N 9.9283°E / 44.4716; 9.9283Coordinates: 44°28′18″N 9°55′42″E / 44.4716°N 9.9283°E / 44.4716; 9.9283
Cisa Pass is located in Alps
Cisa Pass
Cisa Pass
Location of Cisa Pass

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  1. ^ Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, Third Edition, p. 59


  • Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, Third Edition. Springfield, Massachusetts: Merriam-Webster, Inc., 1997. ISBN 0-87779-546-0.