Super fun mountain bike ride to Col des Chavannes (2592 metres) in the face of Mont Blanc. Map, photos, etc.

Map of over a hundred French Alps and Jura Mountains cycling climbs. Links to details for each climb (map, photo, description, elevation chart, etc)

It’s getting colder and the high Alps has fresh snow. With lots of lousy weather in the immediate forecast, my…

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The west side was still closed to cars but I had spoken to a couple of cyclists yesterday and knew that I should be able to get to the top.