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Readers of this site know I love roads to high Alpine dams/lakes. And the Valais…

Ovronnaz is a little ski station in the Valais region of Switzerland that has featured recently in the Tour de Suisse. It’s a beautiful and steep 10 kilometre climb. Vineyards down low, south facing for plenty of sun on a cool November day, and dozens of amazing hairpins:

Here is a lessor known, absolute gem of a hors categorie climb in central Switzerland.