What is more beautiful than cycling in the high Alps? Cycling in the Alps up to an alpine lake!
I am a huge fan of climbs to high alpine dams/lakes, and Lac d’Emosson is…
High in the mountains of the Canton of Valais are several huge alpine dams, including…
Some of my favourite climbs are up to alpine lakes. I didn’t know anything about…
Quiet, challenging, scenic, with a beautiful summit. And in summer, a great Alpine chalet restaurant just below La Dôle makes this a favourite cycling climb.
The Ventoux of the Jura Mountains?
I often get asked if I only cycle up mountains.
Map of over a hundred French Alps and Jura Mountains cycling climbs. Links to details for each climb (map, photo, description, elevation chart, etc)
Here is a comprehensive map of almost a 100 road bike cycling climbs all across Switzerland.
Hopefully to help me plan some trips. 🙂
A Truly superb loop in central Switzerland in the shadows of the heavily glaciated Wildstrubel Alps. And two fantastically named passes. 🙂