What is more beautiful than cycling in the high Alps? Cycling in the Alps up to an alpine lake!
Above: Grey beard is thirsty at Col de l’Iseran Nothing better than a beer at…
My friends know I am scared of tunnels. I am a coward. The Alps are filled with hundreds and hundreds of tunnels. So I have slowly learned to embrace my fears – often leading to some pretty fun experiences.
Here is a list of big Alpine cycling climbs that have car-free, bike only days for 2014
Poorly written with a misplaced first few chapters on bike equipment, creating a training plan, and nutrition.
Here is a map and details of five ways up the fabulous Col de la Croix de Fer.
A book that I would have liked to have written.
To celebrate its 100th Tour de France birthday: A History of the legendary Col du Galibier
I receive a few emails each week asking questions about cycling in the Alps.
To save some effort, I thought I’d put some of the more frequently asked questions / answers here.