OK, I admit it: I am obsessed with a hairpin.
Great cycling loop in the Aravis Alps. Map, profiles, and photos.
Col de la Croix Fry features one of the most beautiful hairpins I know. A great winter Alps climb.
One of my favourite winter alps climbs.
I have to cycle 100 Cols in 2009, so I thought I better get started.
Now this is an amazing route!
A couple of kilometres from Thones is a turn up a very steep, quiet road to the little-known Col de Plan Bois (not in my cycling bible).
I checked the webcam for Manigod ski station and the roads looked clear enough. So…
After a week of rain (and snow at altitude) the sun finally appeared. For the…