In addition to the paved Col des Glières (1440m), this ride visits two gravel cols:…
The 2018 Tour de France route was recently announced. Every year, Tour organiser ASO runs…
This is a superb, remote, challenging alternative mountain biking route to Plateau des Glières. Fun. Map, photos, etc.
A very quiet, challenging, unpaved cycling route to Col des Glières that includes 6 cols, and passes very close to three more. Map and photos.
This is a great loop in either direction.
Saturday morning Doreen and I cycled Col des Glières on another special bike-only day.
This is one of my favourite winter Alpine loops. In the opposite direction than usual.
Back in May, we hiked up to Chalet des Auges above Col des Glières. We were astonished to see a mountain biker there. Upon interrogation we discovered that there is a terrible quality, old road up the back way, starting in Entremont.
Be patient, the downhill starts in 40 seconds.
A near perfect day cross country skiing.