Category Archives: Swizerland

Col du Grand Saint Bernard

  Col du Saint Grand Bernard 2,469m Height gain 695 metres We parked the van just on the old road to the Col. Thus missing the tunnel through the Col. A beautiful quiet ride through this foreboding historic Combe It … Continue reading

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Champex

  Champex 1470 metres 13 miles Up and down. Starting just off the main Grand Bernard road. We headed on a pleasant gradient between 8 and 11% towards the entrance of Gorges du Durnand passing ripe yellow and pink Apricots … Continue reading

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Col des Planches

Col des Planches 1411m…Col du Tronc 1658m….Col du Lein 1658m Start Martigny, Switzerland Round route 25 miles.   Leaving Martigny we headed steeply up the Route des Planches, a real 10% or more with views vertical above the old Roman … Continue reading

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