Lac du Bourget and Surrounding Cycling Climbs
Browsing: French Alps
The Twenty Highest Paved Cycling Climbs in France. Maps, photos, route descriptions, etc.
Cycling up to Col de Joux Plane and renting Cross Country Skis at the Summit. Map, photos, etc.
One of my regular and favourite winter climbs. Col de Pierre Carrée (1844 metres) is the highest paved road open 12 months a year in Haute Savoie
Near the entrance to the “cycling-mecca” Maurienne valley is a great little road winding up through the woods to Col de Champlaurent. Ten fairly steep kilometres, lots of hairpins and virtually no traffic.
A winter bike ride up Le Semnoz, Annecy’ biggest cycling climb. Then Cross Country Skiing at the summit. Photos, map, etc.
Great cycling loop in the Aravis Alps. Map, profiles, and photos.
Cycling to Valmeinier and then visiting Lac de Bissorte. Photos, map, route description.
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.