Col de l’Aulp and Col de la Forclaz – great secret climb above Lake Annecy.
A bike/hike to Col des Contrebandiers and above to Mont Veyrier. Photos, map, etc.
Cycling Col de la Croix de Fer via Col du Mollard. Map, photos, profile, etc.
Cycle the Alps Traffic-Free: Here’s How (2015 Edition)
The Ten Highest Paved Cycling Climbs in the Jura Mountains – Maps, photos, etc.
A scenic and super quiet cycling loop in the French Jura Mountains. Map, photos, profile, etc.
Despite its great name, I had never cycled to La Vue des Alpes – in…
This very quiet Jura mountain cycling loop climbs three cols and passes two others. Map, photos, profiles.
Mont Revard is the big Massif just north-east of Chambéry, overlooking the south-east side of Lac du Bourget. Its imposing cliff face dominates the views east and the roads up need to cycle around behind these cliffs from either the north (Aix-les-Bains) or the south (Chambéry).