Monthly Archives: June 2014

Lac Annecy

Lac Annecy … 24 miles round Start .. Veyrier du lac Clockwise round the lake An easy uphill few miles from Veyrier du lac passing pretty lakeside chalets with fragrant gardens full of honeysuckle and Jasmine, through the small town … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Col de Tamie

Col du Tamie… 907 metres Start… Veyrier du Lac round trip 40 miles Height gain 680 metres A beautiful if at times busy stretch of road alongside Lac Annecy passing through the pretty port of Talloires. We whizz by sunbathers … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Col de la croix fry and Aravais

  Col de la Croix- fry¬† 1467 m and Col des Aravais 1486m Start Le Grand Bonnand 22 miles Total ascent 874m It was an uphill battle all the way to Croix Fry, I was unsure why and blamed it … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Col du Romme

Col du Romme 1291 metres Start and finish Cluses 13.7 Miles round trip 974 metres climb A rude awakening. Yet a stunning ride with mostly 10 percent climb all the way from the first ramp to the summit of the … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment