Today is the kick-off for the 2008 Tour d’Enfer. 17 friends arriving from the USA, Canada, Germany, Switzerland, Turkey, and France – to cycle the Route des Grandes Alpes and a few days in Barcelonnette.
For maps and details of our route see here
Here are photos and videos posted from the road during the Tour. This will get updated every day for the amusement of friends and family.
Day 1: We got poured on for the second half of Col de la Colombiere and briefly some hail. Nothing to do but pedal to the top where a fire and hot chocolate was waiting!