Sunday was car-free day @ Col des Aravis. Best part of the climb? The cheese tasting a kilometre from the col.
At Col des Aravis begins a terrific farm track all the way to Col de l’Arpettaz roughly 15 kms away. This was the highlight of the ride.
If the finish was closer to the top of a mountain, and there wasn’t Tourmalet next week, this might be called the Queen stage of the 2010 Tour.
Col des Annes is a little know, beautiful, and very steep cycling climb starting from Le Grand Bornand.
Day 2 – after the hail, the weather has cleared. Today we cycled Col des…
Wow, I am tired!
Attracting several thousand riders, the Time-Megeve cyclosportive is one of the bigger cycling events in France.
Here is a preview of stage two of the upcoming July 2008 Lost Boys Tour d’Enfer.
Day 2: La Clusaz to Bourg-Saint-Maurice
The Stage: Approximately 92 kilometres (57 miles); Ascent: 3,030 metres (9,940 feet)
I checked the webcam for Manigod ski station and the roads looked clear enough. So…