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French Alps

Col des Prés

Pré means meadow in French – so Col des Prés clumsily translated means “mountain pass of the meadows.”

French Alps

Col de la Forclaz – and Cycling Graffiti

One of the fun parts of riding in the Alps is reading the cycling graffiti on the roads.

Today’s route still has remnants of 2004 Tour de France Graffiti – including several artistic polka dot tributes to French hero Richard Virenque.


Climb List

List of Climbs All years – (excludes repeats; many climbs have several great sides but…

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