My St-Etienne friends Philippe and Xavier were in the neighbourhood and invited me to join them on a superb but challenging loop. Every climb was steep – including the famous Col de Joux Plane.
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It had never occurred to me that the legendary Joux Plane might be rideable in winter.
Over 140 kilometres with about 3,400 metres climb (+11,000 feet) in a heat wave.
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.
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