An alternate route to Col du Galibier from the Maurienne valley without taking Col du Télégraphe – not easy. Map, profiles, photos. Galibier was closed above the tunnel, but I managed to get to the Col.
Cycle the Alps Traffic-Free: Here’s How (2015 Edition)
The Twenty Highest Paved Cycling Climbs in France. Maps, photos, route descriptions, etc.
I believe many cyclo-tourists do themselves a huge disservice by prioritising Alpe d’Huez above many far, far more interesting roads.
Here are my ten favourite alpine Road Bike Climbs of 2014. Links to maps, photos, ride details.
Yesterday: Col du Galibier opened early this year, giving me the good fortune to cycle…
Here are ten great routes from 2013 along with some photos that I quite liked. Happy New Year.
A short video enjoying a beautiful day visiting Col du Galibier.
I had been thinking about this project, ever since Philippe, Xavier, and I watched the sunrise up Mont Ventoux