November 2014

Road cycling holidays French Alps

Great Cycle climbs of the French Alps - Col de Joux Plane

Posted on: November 10, 2014 - 09:57
Col de Joux plane sits between the alpine mountain towns of Morzine and Samoëns, in the Haute Savoie region of France, not far from Geneva airport. Its summit height is 1691m, and can be climbed from both sides.
It has appeared in the Tour de France eleven times since its...
bike holidays French Alps - plaine joux cycle ride

Great Cycle climbs of the Alps - Plaine Joux

Posted on: November 10, 2014 - 09:00
Plaine Joux is a small ski station situated in the heart of Haute Savoie region of the French Alps close to the famous mountain town of Chamonix. This ride is on the opposite side of the valley from Mont Blanc the highest peak in Western Europe. From here you arguably have the...