Travelling in Italy with my (very supportive) wife gave me the unique opportunity to ride…
Cycling to 3131 metres and the summit of Mont Chaberton and its 19th century Fort. The highest I have ever been on a bike. Map, photos, etc.
Huge, car-free cycling climb through the Parco Naturale Gran Bosco to Col Blegier, joining the historic high altitude military road Strada dell’Assietta. Map, photos, etc.
Extraordinary 93 kilometre mountain bike ride on super high, old Italian military roads. 10 passes. Map, photos, route description.
A fantastic cycling ride to Forte Jafferau (2805 metres) on old military roads. The 18th highest road in Europe. Map, photos, etc.
A superb unpaved cycling route to Col de la Traversette above La Rosière Ski Station. Map, photos, route description.
Super fun mountain bike ride to Col des Chavannes (2592 metres) in the face of Mont Blanc. Map, photos, etc.
Superb Mountain bike ride cycling first to Col du Petit St. Bernard and then heading far higher on unpaved roads. Maps, photos, etc.
Cycling up to Pila: the ski station high above the city of Aosta. Map, photos, profile.