Located in the Hautes-Alpes, Risoul 1850 is the thirteenth biggest Ski Station in France. It…
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I have had the good fortune to cycle Col du Glandon twice this summer. To watch the Tour, and on bike-only day. Nice.
Just for fun, a video preview of stage 10 including Col du Grand Colombier and Col de Richemond.
Stage 18 visits the roof of the Alps – with three massive climbs including the highest point in the 2011 Tour and the highest mountain top finish in Tour de France history.
Let’s rank the twenty-three biggest Tour de France climbs in terms of “difficulty” and then look at the 10 hardest in more detail.
On the menu: Three huge climbs including the Tour’s usual annual visit up the legendary Col du Tourmalet as well as a challenging final climb to Luz-Ardiden
Too much fun. See post for Video.
A Col du Tourmalet mountain top finish? I must have died and gone to cycling heaven. Yes, it is the Queen stage of the 2010 Tour de France. Do not miss this.
Stage 16 celebrates the first great Pyrenées Stage in Tour de France history, in 1910, by including the same four climbs from that stage.