It’s winter in the Alps but it’s still possible to climb on a bike.
Browsing: French Alps
Mont Cenis: From Elephants to Emperors to … Cyclists. Some history, some photos, some cycling information.
Located in the Hautes-Alpes, Risoul 1850 is the thirteenth biggest Ski Station in France. It…
The other weekend Doreen and I went to Val d’Isère to cycle Col de l’Iseran the highest paved mountain pass in Europe – and definitely one of the most beautiful.
We were in Val d’Isère for Sunday’s Col de l’Iseran “bike-only” day and I decided to spend Saturday exploring up high and off-the-beaten-track.
Steep, unpaved, very fun climb up to Col du Joly – and above.
A short video enjoying a beautiful day visiting Col du Galibier.
A third way up the legendary Col de Joux Plane – by mountain bike.
The other day while riding through the vallée verte I saw a path up high in the distance that looked very intriguing.
I was looking to see of it was possible to climb a tiny “road” up to Col de la Charmette.