It is still too early for the high Alps roads to be open. But I thought I’d climb some beautiful roads and see how high I could get.
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Many of the most famous climbs in the alps have days where they are closed to motor traffic, reserved for cyclists. Nice.
A couple of truly beautiful Cols in the Swiss “Vaudoise” Alps. Col de la Croix will feature in next week’s Tour de Romandie.
Col de Pierre Carrée is the highest Col in the north French alps that is open all year – to provide access to Flaine ski station.
A beautiful April day – there may still be skiing at Alpe d’Huez – but the cycling wasn’t bad either.
Col de la Morte — Pass of the Dead. Nice!
I had hoped for more sun, but I had an itch to scratch
My 2013 Cycling Challenge
Here are my ten favourite rides of the year:
If you don’t like a little bike pushing and carrying then you best ignore this post.