Two superb and challenging cycling climbs above Beaufort on a perfect day.
I am not sure why it has taken me this long to cycle up to Signal de Bisanne. Perhaps fear!
Today I climbed the “Classic” Col du Joly.
Famous for the eponymous cheese, Beaufort is one of the best bases for fabulous climbs in the north French Alps.
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)
My Fat Cyclist Jersey arrived and i was thrilled to christen it by riding up…
Col des Saisies will be in the 2006 Tour de France on the last huge…