Le Semnoz is featured in my favorite cycling movie: “Le Vélo de Ghislain Lambert.”
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High above Lake Annecy – It’s a magnificent and tough climb – and frankly today I suffered near the top.
I am not yet fit or light enough for the July Tour d’Enfer. But at least the injury seems almost OK.
The Venice of the Alps. Here are my top 5 Cycling Climbs from beautiful Lake Annecy.
Le Semnoz is the huge mountain on the west side of Lake Annecy. I have climbed it many times from the South side via St Eustache and Col des Leschaux, but today was the first time using the direct route from Annecy – starting near the hospital. It’s a beautiful route through forested roads up [...]
A long (30 km) climb from Lake Annecy on a quiet roads up the back way to Le Semnoz – the mountain that dominates the west side of Lake Annecy. The route is about 30kms (the first 9 are flat) starting near Annecy along the bike path and climbing from less than 500 metres to [...]