A few weeks ago while cycling Col de la Madeleine and Lachat I could see into the next valley and noticed some amazing hairpins up high. I vowed to take a closer look.
One of the best base locations for cycling big and famous Tour de France climbs.
Col de la Croix Fry is one of my favourite winter road bike climbs (it was in the 2018 Tour…
Col de Portet d’Aspet is the descent where Fabio Casartelli tragically crashed and died during the 1995 Tour de France. This is the monument to his memory.