Very fun and challenging mountain bike climb from Fruitigen to Gemmipass (without taking a cable car). Map, photos, route details.
I believe many cyclo-tourists do themselves a huge disservice by prioritising Alpe d’Huez above many far, far more interesting roads.
A map of big cycling climbs in the Dolomites region of Italy. Along with photos and descriptions of five great routes.
I’ve dreamed of doing this forever. Climb Col du Tourmalet, the most famous pass in the Pyrenées and then go much higher on an unpaved path to the towering Pic du Midi de Bigorre.