Trivia: Name a climb south of Annecy with virtually the same stats as Alpe d’Huez…
The Venice of the Alps. Here are my top 10 Cycling Climbs from beautiful Lake Annecy.
I hadn’t seen Emmanuel in 2 years, and he knows the Cols of the region very well. My challenge was to find a climb from Annecy that he hadn’t cycled that would make him go “wow!” Success.
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.