The Ten Highest Paved Cycling Climbs in France. Maps, photos, route descriptions, etc.
Browsing: French Alps
Beyond Alpe d’Huez: The Best Cycling Climbs from Bourg d’Oisans
Map, photos, profile: Cycling the hard way to Col de la Colombière via Romme with a challenging, super-scenic unpaved detour to Tête de la Sallaz.
Almost 2,000 metres vertical, lots of hairpins, on near-deserted roads. Fun. I started in Les…
If you like cycling up hairpins, quiet roads, and forests …. you’ll love this climb. Map, photos, route description.
Fantastic mountain bike ride to the Glacier de Saint-Sorlin, Lac Bramant, Col Nord des Lacs, etc. Photos, map, route descriptions. Paradise.
A very, very difficult mountain bike climb up to a magical view of Mont Blanc. Worth the effort.
Many cyclists have heard of the Club des Cinglés (Crackpots) du Ventoux. The basic idea…