Here is stage one of the upcoming July 2008 Lost Boys Tour d’Enfer. A trip organized by my friend Leslie that will include people from the USA, Canada, France, Turkey, Germany, and Switzerland.
Mountain Math: One Medium climb + One Medium Climb = One Big Climb
Winter is for dreaming. Here are five great French Alps climbs all over 2,000 metres that to-date I have not yet cycled.
My wife likes to laugh at me and my “exhausted” photos
Tim is a friend of a friend. He recently completed a 12 month, 14,000 km cycling tour of Asia
Glad to see Tim has his bike helmet on.
Col de Solaison seems only to be there for the pleasure of tourists, and amateur climbing cyclists in particular.”
- Atlas des Cols des Alpes
One of the fun parts of riding in the Alps is reading the cycling graffiti on the roads.
Today’s route still has remnants of 2004 Tour de France Graffiti – including several artistic polka dot tributes to French hero Richard Virenque.