Mecca of cycling ,with the famous climb up to Alpe d’Huez with its 21 bends made famous by the Tour de France, or with well known cols ( mountainpasses) as the Galibier, Lautaret, the Croix de Fer, Glandon, Bourg d’Oisans sees many fans, lovers, enthusiasts, passing by with the seasons.
A chip timing system will let you know your time on the legendary climb of Alpe d’Huez. Departure from Bourg d’Oisans: at the foot of the climb to Alpe d’Huez facing portal EDF Arrival: the top of the Avenue of the Rif Nel Alpe d’Huez Your performance is automatically recorded on www.timtoo.fr Chips available at the Tourist Office of Bourg d’Oisans and Alpe d’Huez>You can also find other roads and their detailed profiles www.bike-oisans.com
Tarifs : (PRICES)
Location (RENTAL): 3 €
Caution (DEPOSIT) : 30 €
Inscriptions ( SUBSCRIPTIONS) :
Office de Tourisme de Bourg d’Oisans (TOURIST OFFICE OF BOURG DOISANS)
Tél (PHONENR) : 04 76 80 03 25
Mail (EMAIL) : firstname.lastname@example.org
from 1st june to 15 september 2014
3 accomplished routes = validated challenge
From Bourg d'Oisans, the climb has an incline of 7.9% over a total length of 13.8 km. No one has ever beaten Marco Pantani’s impressive record of 37’35’’.