Many of the most famous climbs in the alps have days where they are closed to motor traffic, reserved for cyclists. Nice.
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A fairly magical route climbing both the French and Italian sides of Col du Mont Cenis, as well as a brilliant detour up to the Col du Petit Mont Cenis.
From Geneva, it’s only a 90 minute drive (including a dash through the Mont Blanc tunnel) to Morgex, Italy and the base of these two fantastic climbs.
I think all Col hunters love a good Col sign.
Looking for a 2012 calendar that features some of the most famous Alps cycling climbs in France, Italy, and Switzerland?
A gigantic climb that I’d long dreamed of cycling.
The Giro announced it’s 2011 route yesterday. Here’s the toughest climb. Sweet!
Looking for a 2011 calendar that features some of the great Alps climbs of France, Italy, and Switzerland?
One of the steepest climbs regularly raced up – appearing 10 times in the Giro since 1990 – always from this side starting in Mazzo.